Brown horse with SPANA vet
Brown horse with SPANA vet

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The tail of an injured donkey

When Neela the donkey had a nasty tail sore, her owner was worried about infection and unsure how best to help. Read how SPANA helped...

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Sarie bounces back

A Tunisian mare suffers from an agonising case of colic and gets vital treatment from SPANA vets at the market. Read how SPANA helped here.

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Arifa’s limp threatens her future

Aziz rescued Arifa from a market giving her a new lease of life. But, an accident threatened to derail her recovery. Read how SPANA helped...

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Mitul’s loss of appetite

Mitul the camel was becoming increasingly lethargic and quickly dropping weight as a result of an unknown illness. Find out how SPANA help here.

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Hiba’s mysterious weight loss

Hiba the donkey was losing weight and refusing to eat or drink. A lifeline for her arthritic owner Hussein, time was short. Read how SPANA...

Jordan donkeys behind the fence

Lucky Horseshoe Autumn raffle winners announcement

Thanks to everyone who entered the Lucky Horseshoe Spring Raffle, making life better for working animals around the world. View the raffle winners here

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Concentrating on the tusk in hand

Read about how the spread of Thein Ko Gyi’s infection was halted by SPANA’s intervention.

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A day in the life: Sayma

Each month, we meet a different member of the team to learn about their experience working for SPANA. This month, we meet Sayma, an intern...

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A day in the life: Victoria

Veterinary Programme Advisor Victoria is one of the head office vets manages our nine core countries and our many outreach and partnership projects.

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Big Knit: Wadh’s tale and our camel knitting pattern

Download our camel knitting pattern to help animals like Wadh, a baby camel who came to our Jordan centre in a poor condition. Read more...

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The donkey of destiny

Morocco-based Diwa, a resident at SPANA, has been picking his World Cup predictions.

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World Animal Day assembly ideas

Read ideas for holding a school assembly on World Animal Day.

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