With a great first day under our belts, the team was ready to hit the ground running on day 2. Trapped cats were waiting for the surgery team at the pavilion when they arrived at 7:30 am and surgery got started pretty quickly. It was smooth sailing as everyone fell into their groove and performed […]
After more than 24 hours of travel for most of the team, we arrived in Pago Pago, American Samoa and were greeted at the airport by Nick King, one of the founders of Alofa Mo Meaola (Love for Animals, our partner organization on the ground.) We are being hosted by the Catholic Diocese who have […]
Havana Cuba, is experiencing incredible changes at an unbelievable pace, even since we were last there in February. It is an honor to travel to Cuba and to have the opportunity to talk with our friends and colleagues about how best to help the animals, given all the hurdles we face in each of our […]
Thank you for an incredibly successful Cuban adventure! The entire Animal Balance team looks forward to future projects working with our dedicated Cuban partners. Together, we will create sustainable programs to provide veterinary services and TNR training for the caretakers and cats in this amazing country.
We did it! Thanks to the support of our amazing volunteers and friends we surpassed our goal and received the coveted seal of a 2016 Top Rated Non Profit!!! Thank You to everyone who helped out!!!
Our team is headed to American Samoa on Oct. 10th. We couldn’t be more excited!! And no, we’re not traveling via container ship…but a lot of our equipment is shipped this way. It takes several months to coordinate transport for all the necessary supplies (like cat traps, transfer cages, etc.) Medical supplies are divided among […]
Aloha! Emma and Meredith had an amazing trip to Hawaii! They visited with Hawaii Island Humane Society and Molokai Humane Society. We very much look forward to partnering with these incredible organizations to provide services to the dogs and cats of Hawaii. They also had the opportunity to visit the Lanai Cat Sanctuary, which is […]
One of our core values is Empowerment, acting with ethical responsibility, inspiring and encouraging positive actions on behalf of animals. This includes planting seeds of empowerment in the children of the communities we serve. We take every opportunity to engage the children we meet, often hosting pet parades and other events that encourage children to […]
Supplies, supplies, supplies! Gauze, syringes, suture, medications, anesthetic drugs, surgical drapes, surgical gloves, clippers, needles, surgical scrub…the list goes on and on. It takes incredible amounts of coordination and logistical planning to procure these items and transport them to the far flung locations where our M.A.S.H. clinics are staged. Most locations are too remote for […]
Happy Wednesday to our AB family! We just want to say thanks for all the support and love! All your “likes” and “shares” are really helping to spread information about our upcoming campaigns. We couldn’t do it without you!#spay #neuter #evolutionthrucompassion #changetheworld#basketofpuppies