News: Animals in disasters
01 April 2015
Thanks to you, our disaster response team are always ready to deploy when needed, to help the animal victims of natural disasters.
27 March 2015
Our team has completed its initial assessment of animal needs in Vanuatu after treating livestock, cats and dogs on Epi Island – one of the worst hit islands by Tropical Cyclone Pam.
23 March 2015
We have been in Vanuatu for four days now, providing emergency care for animals throughout Efate Island. We have encountered dogs, cats, chickens, goats and much more in urgent need of attention.
20 March 2015
As our disaster response team addresses the needs of animals in Vanuatu, great steps forward for animal protection have emerged from the UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction.
19 March 2015
Our disaster response team has landed in Vanuatu and is planning our relief operation in cooperation with the National Disaster Management Office.
16 March 2015
Our disaster response team is on its way to Vanuatu to help animals in need after Cyclone Pam, one of the biggest storms to ever hit the island, swept through last week.
07 March 2015
Over 6,000 animals were killed, and thousands more injured, when Typhoon Hagupit hit a remote island in the Philippines in December 2014.
17 February 2015
We're supplying medical treatment to more than a hundred thousand animals in Chikwawa, Malawi - where communities have been devastated by heavy rain.
15 February 2015
As the fourth anniversary of the Christchurch Earthquake sadly approaches (22 February 2011) we are urging New Zealand pet owners to plan for their pets in a disaster now, with the launch of a new free online resource: protectyourpet.org.nz.
16 December 2014
After Typhoon Hagupit hit the Philippines and volcanic eruptions decimated Fogo Island in Cabo Verde, our disaster response teams have been deployed in full force to protect animals.