Donkey on the right hand side carrying 2 yellow water barrels.

Improving the welfare of working animals

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

Bora the horse’s irritated eyes

Bora means the world to his owner, Teklay. When Bora was suffering from an eye irritation, Teklay turned to SPANA vets in Ethiopia for help.

Working donkey suffering from dental disease

Save working animals from agonising dental disease

When dental problems are left untreated in working animals it can lead to starvation.

Table of cakes

SPANA World Tea Party

Have fun hosting a tea party whilst raising vital funds for working animals.

Bora the horse’s irritated eyes

Bora means the world to his owner, Teklay. When Bora was suffering from an eye irritation, Teklay turned to SPANA vets in Ethiopia for help.

Working donkey suffering from dental disease

Save working animals from agonising dental disease

When dental problems are left untreated in working animals it can lead to starvation.

Table of cakes

SPANA World Tea Party

Have fun hosting a tea party whilst raising vital funds for working animals.

How do we help?

Thanks to the generous support of our supporters, 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  

291k

working animals in need each year

We provide free treatment from over

50

veterinary facilities worldwide

Leave a kinder future for working animals with a gift in your will

Discover how leaving a legacy to SPANA will help working animals long into the future.

How you can help

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