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

Improving the welfare of working animals

Help us treat and care for working animals in the world’s poorest communities

Donkey wearing a harness pulls a cart ridden by a man

Working animals are suffering needlessly.

Inadequate harnessing causes daily suffering for working animals across the world. Please help us stop the agony of harness wounds today.

Donkey carrying hay

Helping working animals in Tunisia

Find out more about how SPANA helps working animals in Tunisia.

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.

Donkey wearing a harness pulls a cart ridden by a man

Working animals are suffering needlessly.

Inadequate harnessing causes daily suffering for working animals across the world. Please help us stop the agony of harness wounds today.

Donkey carrying hay

Helping working animals in Tunisia

Find out more about how SPANA helps working animals in Tunisia.

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 we help?

Through three key areas – treating, training and teaching –we’re delivering practical support in over 20 countries, improving the lives of working animals and the communities that depend on them.

There are over

200m

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

We provide more than

300k

free veterinary treatments for working animals in need each year

We teach over

60k

children every year about the importance of animal welfare

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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