News: Animals in disasters
March 28 2017
Tens of thousands of animals that were saved from the severe flooding affecting Assam in 2016 are thriving again thanks to hard work and our supporters.
March 10 2017
Goats, sheep, horses and cattle suffering in harsh winter weather known as a ‘dzud’ will get emergency help over the next few months
March 08 2017
Many of the world’s farm animals are owned by women, and natural disasters affect farm animals more than any other. On International Women’s Day (8 March), we spoke with our Africa Disaster Operations Manager, Judy Kimaru, about gender, animals and disasters.
February 16 2017
Bolivia's Andean plateau has been affected by severe drought. Tens of thousands of animals have died and many crops have been lost. We're providing minerals, vitamins and seeds, which will produce enough feed to help over 30,000 animals through our Disaster Liaison Officer, Dr. Einstein Tejada.
January 30 2017
Our disaster response team based in Bangkok has been busy responding to floods in the southern Thai province of Phatthalung.
January 12 2017
January 12, 2017 marks the seven-year anniversary since a devastating earthquake hit Haiti. Lasting less than a minute, it was unprecedented in its magnitude and scale of devastation.
January 12 2017
My first memories of the Haiti earthquake are of the airport. Like the country it served, the airport was in a state of chaos. Giant cargo planes were unloading vehicles and emergency relief for people and no one seemed in charge.
January 11 2017
Las Pumas Sanctuary is struggling to feed its animals in the wake of Hurricane Otto's destruction; World Animal Protection is intervening to help
January 06 2017
The New Year is a time to make changes, but resolutions can be very difficult to stick to. Whether or not you've kept to your commitments so far, it's never too late to help move the world for animals
January 03 2017
Together, we've accomplished so much for animals in need