Two Mauritanian donkeys
Two Mauritanian donkeys

Success stories

Lina the horse’s parasite problem

Lina the horse was losing weight and had no energy. Find out how SPANA vets in Tunisia gave her the essential treatment she needed.

Derese the donkey’s eye treatment

On International Women’s Day, we’re celebrating the women who transform the lives of working animals like Derese, a donkey in urgent need of treatment from...

Safietou the donkey’s tumour treatment

Safietou the donkey had developed multiple skin tumours that needed expert treatment by SPANA vets in Mauritania.

Kamara the donkey gets the help he needs 

Kamara arrived at SPANA’s centre in Boghé, Mauritania, in a desperate state. Find out how SPANA vets helped him on the road to recovery. 

SPANA vets nail Jacob’s lameness 

Jacob the horse was suffering from a puncture wound that required specialist farriery treatment by SPANA vets in South Africa. 

Yasmin the mule’s navel surgery 

Yasmin the mule was suffering from a rare condition that needed immediate surgery by SPANA’s skilled vets in Chemaia, Morocco. 

Marie’s mystery weight loss

Marie the donkey was losing weight, and her worried owner, Bakary, wasn’t sure why. Find out how a visit to SPANA’s mobile clinic in Mali...

Bruno the donkey’s tetanus risk

Find out how swift action from SPANA vets in Mali ensured an injured donkey working on rubbish dumps was protected from tetanus. 

Emergency help for a newborn foal 

Two-day-old Sara was suffering from colic. Find out how SPANA vets in Morocco provided emergency treatment before her condition worsened. 

Dango gets back on the right foot 

When Dango the donkey started limping, SPANA vets in Ségou, Mali, were on hand to treat his overgrown hoof. 

Nana the donkey’s hoof treatment

Find out how the farriery skills of SPANA vets in Ségou, Mali, helped ease the discomfort of a donkey with sore hooves.

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