Emma’s Update from San Cristobal

San Cristobal, Galapagos Islands, is famous for its sea lions, who come in each evening to sleep on the main beach. There are 100’s upon 100’s of them, all laying around at night, groaning, sneezing and spooning one another. In the daytime, the babies play while the adults look on, while the humans look on…

Our Galapagos Campaign Starts TOMORROW!!

Our team is on the ground on San Cristobal, Galapagos! They will begin to provide FREE spay/neuter surgeries for cats and dogs, and DHLPP vaccinations for dogs TOMORROW! All of this will be happening in the BRAND NEW spay/neuter clinic that was built by Agencia de Regulación y Control de la Bioseguridad para Galápagos (ABG) to…

Three Campaigns Confirmed for 2018!

The Animal Balance team has been working tirelessly, along with our partners on island, to coordinate a number of life-saving, high-volume spay/neuter campaigns for 2018. We are thrilled to be able to confirm that we will be returning to Kauai, Hilo and the Galapagos Islands of San Cristobal and Isabela in the first half of…

386 Animals Sterilized on Galapagos! Hundreds more vaccinated!

Our 2017 Galapagos campaign was a huge success! The amazing Animal Balance team sterilized 386 cats and dogs over the course of two weeks on the islands of Santa Cruz and San Cristobal. The team worked in partnership with the team from Agencia de Regulación y Control de la Bioseguridad para Galápagos “ABG”, who offered canine…

Nana Iris in her forever home!

Nana Iris in her new home, with mum Sarah Darling and one of her new cat siblings. Iris at the AB clinic in Santa Cruz on the day she was brought in by a good samaritan.Iris, now called Nana Iris by her new mom Sarah, is settling into her new home in Santa Cruz, Galapagos….

The First Vaccinated Dog on the Galapagos!

Our 2017 Galapagos campaign got underway today and the first dog was vaccinated on the Galapagos! “Max” came in with his family first thing this morning to get not only his first DHPP vaccine, but the first vaccine ever given to a dog on the Galapagos Islands. After 14 years of work on the islands,…

Run for Galapagos Underway!!

Our inaugural Run for Galapagos kicked off last weekend and we’ve got people running all over the world this week! Terasa Van Coppenolle did her “run” on rollerblades, blading 6 miles like a pro in Florida. Jane Taylor ran a 10K in the United Kingdom. Sandy Baily and her team, the “Sole Sisters,” ran in…

Galapagos 2016 …. and beyond!

Hola! We have just returned from the gorgeous island of Santa Cruz in Galapagos, Ecuador. You may not know it, but we have a long history of working in Galapagos, holding our first campaign there in 2004. Our most recent campaign, funded through the generosity of Alley Cat Allies, was amazing in so many ways….