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Improving the welfare of working animals

During this difficult time, help us treat and care for working animals in the world’s poorest communities

Ethiopia vet treating horse

Covid-19 update

Please be reassured that during this difficult time, SPANA will keep caring for working animals in some of the world’s poorest communities.

At this difficult time, help us reach more working animals

Thousands of vulnerable working animals are suffering in the world’s most isolated and hard to reach places.

Raju the camel being treated in Rajasthan

Treating a weak camel in Rajasthan

Raju the camel received vital help and attention from SPANA-funded vets in India.

Ethiopia vet treating horse

Covid-19 update

Please be reassured that during this difficult time, SPANA will keep caring for working animals in some of the world’s poorest communities.

At this difficult time, help us reach more working animals

Thousands of vulnerable working animals are suffering in the world’s most isolated and hard to reach places.

Raju the camel being treated in Rajasthan

Treating a weak camel in Rajasthan

Raju the camel received vital help and attention from SPANA-funded vets in India.

How do wehelp?

Thanks to the generous support of our supporters in Australia and worldwide, we deliver free veterinary care to working animals in some of the poorest communities in the world. SPANA projects across the world give working animals the best chance of a life free from unnecessary pain and suffering.

There are over 

200m

working animals around the world, being used as trucks, tractors and taxis

We treat more than  

300k

working animals in need each year

We provide free treatment from over

50

veterinary facilities worldwide

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How you can help

Whether it’s making a donation, raising money, running a marathon, giving your time or leaving a legacy, there are lots of ways you can help working animals with SPANA.

Donate to SPANA to help the world’s working animals