New Law Targets Dog Meat Trade

New Law Targets Dog Meat Trade 1

The Philippines Congress passed Senate Bill No. 2541, or the “National Anti-Rabies Bill of 2007,” on February 20, 2007. Following the drafting and approval of the Implementing Rules and Regulations in Aug 2008, the law took effect. While primarily aimed at combating Rabies in the Philippines, the Bill also included amendments that dramatically increase the […]

Do Something Wonderful for World Animal Day

Do Something Wonderful for World Animal Day 2

This Sunday October 4th is World Animal Day and Network for Animals would like your support to do something wonderful. The video above is from our veterinarian Medino Yebron, who has worked for years in the Philippines to tackle organized horse fighting, end the dog meat trade, and vastly improve the perspective of how animals should be […]

Network for Animals Expose Dog Meat on the Menu at Restaurant Chain

Network for Animals Expose Dog Meat on the Menu at Restaurant Chain 3

Last week Network for Animals caught dog meat traders in the act. On the 3rd December our team raided Comiles, a popular chain restaurant in the Philippines. We discovered dog meat on the menu, and dog meat in the kitchen. Comiles is a restaurant chain, with branches in and around the city of Baguio and […]

These dogs were destined for the dinner table

These dogs were destined for the dinner table 4

As winter approaches, our team of dog meat trade investigators are readying themselves for the toughest season of the year, and they need your help. In the coming months, incidences of dog torture and killing will rise in the Philippines, as a hardcore group of traditionalists celebrate the winter season by illegally eating dog meat. In […]

Typhoon Haiyan Disaster Relief Update

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In the wake of Typhoon Haiyan, one of the most powerful storms to ever make landfall, the NFA disaster relief team has been working round the clock to gather supplies, hire vets and dispense aid to the animals that survived the 200 mile per hour winds and storm surges. Our team has focused on the […]

Disaster Relief

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On 26 Sept. rains from Typhoon Ketsana flooded 80% of Manila and the surrounding areas. A week later, Typhoon Parma struck northern Luzon. Hovering in the region for over a week, non stop torrential rain from Parma caused landslides and flooded four entire provinces to the north of Manila. A dedicated team of NFA staff […]

Incredible World Animal Day Project Happening Right Now!

Incredible World Animal Day Project Happening Right Now! 7

The scenes in this page are taking place right now in the Philippines to celebrate World Animal Day, thanks to the generosity of Network for Animals supporters. You can learn more about how our project is making a difference to more than 100 animals in the video above, and make your donation here. Our veterinarian Medino Yebron, has battled […]

Taking Dog Meat Off The Menu in 2015

Taking Dog Meat Off The Menu in 2015 8

Network for Animals has been fighting the dog meat trade, an illegal underground industry that tortures hundreds of thousands of dogs, since 1998. The dog meat trade, as the name suggests, is a horrific industry that slaughters hundreds of thousands of dogs every year. Many of the dogs involved are pets, stolen off the streets […]

Disaster Relief for animal victims of Philippines hurricane

Disaster Relief for animal victims of Philippines hurricane 10

NFA scrambles disaster relief teams in wake of typhoon Haiyan. Typhoon Haiyan struck the eastern seaboard of the Philippines on 8 Nov with enough force to have it classified as the strongest storm to ever make landfall. In a matter of hours, the 195 mile per hour winds, rains and storm surges wreaked havoc. In […]

Free Horse Clinic

Free Horse Clinic 11

NFA provided several free veterinary clinics this week in the Valencia area of Mindanao, an island in the south of the Philippines. Dr. David Turoff, an equine dentistry specialist from California who had volunteered his time, trained our local vet and students on the principles involved in caring for horses’ teeth. Horses Require Dentistry Too […]

World Animal Day 2015 – Thank you!

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Network for Animals would like to thank our supporters around the world, for enabling us to create a unique World Animal Day 2015 project in Mindano, Philippines. Our October 4th and 5th event enabled us to vaccinate more than 300 dogs against diseases including Rabies, neuter 68 dogs and cats, and treat 20 horses at […]