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

SPANA puts the spring back in DJ’s step

A visit to SPANA’s mobile clinic in Samanko, Mali, saved DJ the donkey from becoming lame.

A selection of eco-friendly products from the SPANA charity shop

Help working animals while you shop

Shopping with us is a fantastic way of treating yourself and your loved ones while raising vital funds for working animals. Browse our range today!

Happy donkey in a stable

Get your Lucky Horseshoe Christmas Raffle tickets

Take part in our charity fundraising raffle and help working animals live free from pain and suffering. Buy your Christmas Raffle tickets online now.

SPANA puts the spring back in DJ’s step

A visit to SPANA’s mobile clinic in Samanko, Mali, saved DJ the donkey from becoming lame.

A selection of eco-friendly products from the SPANA charity shop

Help working animals while you shop

Shopping with us is a fantastic way of treating yourself and your loved ones while raising vital funds for working animals. Browse our range today!

Happy donkey in a stable

Get your Lucky Horseshoe Christmas Raffle tickets

Take part in our charity fundraising raffle and help working animals live free from pain and suffering. Buy your Christmas Raffle tickets online now.

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

Sponsor a stable

Our stables are a lifeline for thousands of donkeys, horses and mules. Sponsor a stable and provide a haven for sick and injured working animals.

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.