Two Mauritanian donkeys
Two Mauritanian donkeys

Success stories

Plastic is far from fantastic for Zwina the foal

Find out how SPANA vets in Morocco acted quickly to save a young donkey from serious illness after she mistook a plastic bag for food.

Yves the donkey’s stable stay

Yves the donkey was suffering from a swollen wound on his back and needed to stay at SPANA’s stables in Mali for treatment.

Barika the donkey’s dental treatment 

Barika the donkey had lost his appetite. Find out how dental treatment by SPANA vets in Mali soon had him eating again.

Warda the foal learns to walk

Warda the infant mule was born with a severe condition that left her struggling to stand. Find out how intensive treatment from SPANA vets in...

Zinger the horse’s chronic conjunctivitis

In Ethiopia, Zinger the horse was suffering from chronic conjunctivitis. Find out how treatment from SPANA vets gave her the relief she needed. 

Abyad the horse’s road accident 

Abyad the horse was injured in a road accident. Find out how SPANA vets in Mauritania acted quickly to help him. 

Keera the water donkey’s harness wounds

Keera the donkey was suffering from nasty wounds caused by a problem with the water cart she pulls and needed immediate help from SPANA vets...

Wahbi’s relief from a persistent itch

Wahbi the donkey had a constant itch that was making him sore and uncomfortable. Find out how SPANA vets in Tunisia helped give him the...

Urgent care for Zenebe the horse’s eye condition

Every year, thousands of working animals around the world suffer from eye problems. Zenebe the horse had painful and irritated eyes and needed treatment to...

Klana the donkey receives the comfort she needs

Klana was suffering from wounds caused by a homemade harness. Find out how SPANA vets eased her discomfort.

Treating Modibo’s painful back wounds

Modibo was bitten by another animal, leaving him with painful wounds on his back. Find out how SPANA vets treated his injuries at our mobile...

Young girl and father with two brown hroses

A family check-up

Hundreds of donkeys work pulling heavy loads up and down the dangerous rubbish dumps of Bamako, Mali. For one animal, the strain of the work had resulted...

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