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

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.

International Working Animal Day 2020

SPANA's International Working Animal Day raises awareness about working animals around the world.

Please relieve the suffering of essential working animals

Working animals give everything for their communities. Will you help end their suffering?

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.

International Working Animal Day 2020

SPANA's International Working Animal Day raises awareness about working animals around the world.

Please relieve the suffering of essential working animals

Working animals give everything for their communities. Will you help end their suffering?

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  

388k

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.