Ban is one seriously lucky dog. She’s the dog that spent 3 weeks adrift at sea on a swirl of debris. Her person saw the same footage of her rescue that we did and has been reunited with her. Yea!!
This is incredible. While out searching for bodies, rescuers found this dog scrambling over debris, including a partially submerged house that had been swept out to sea. It’s thought the dog may have survived by scavenging in the house.
The people heading up the work to aid to the animals caught in the earthquake & tsunami describe the problems they’re facing. Dogs tied up who can’t seek food and water, pets whose owners have died, the inability for aid workers to even reach the places in need of their help. I’m reminded that you can… Continue Reading
Spread the word about Paws for Japan happening today. Be the Change for Pets is working to raise funds for World Vets, who is on the ground in Japan and is already assisting Japanese animal welfare groups. You can make a donation here. And Pawcurious has organized a bunch of online business who are donating… Continue Reading
Here are organizations helping the animals affected by the Japan earthquake and tsunami. Japan Earthquake Animal Rescue & Support is a coalition of 3 existing Japanese animal welfare organizations—Japan Cat Network, HEART Tokushima, & Animal Friends Niigata. You can donate here. (When you get to the Paypal page, you can change to English via a link at… Continue Reading