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 […]
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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 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, […]
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, […]
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 […]
This project is a massive effort to help protect the most precious archipelago on the planet, without harming any being, Please join me in thanking the Galapagos Conservancy and The Maltz Family Foundation for so kindly and generously providing funding for the Galapagos Islands MASH program. Together we donated 40 large collapsible dog crates and […]
Final day and we fixed 17 dogs and 28 cats. That makes a grand total of 107 dogs and 173 cats fixed during this campaign. A big thanks to all of our volunteers, AGB and the Galapagos Conservancy.
Day 2 on the Galapagos Islands with our partners Agencia de Regulación y Control de la Bioseguridad para Galápagos “ABG” and our fantastic group of volunteers were able to sterilize another 57 animals.
Hello Again, Animal Balance Supporters,We’ve had a great response from you for this year’s #GalapagosCampaign on gorgeous San Cristóbal island. However, we are still looking for two animal technicians.Are you a tech? Or, do you know any techs who may be interested in applying? Please respond or spread the word by forwarding this to your friends!San Cristobal […]
The Galapagos Islands is one of THE most sensitive habitats on planet earth. Non-native species, such as cats and dogs, arrived with humans and over time their populations increased; as Darwin said, ‘the fittest survive’. 10 years ago Animal Balance was created with the goal of protecting ALL the species of the Galapagos Islands using […]