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Animal Welfare and COVID-19

What you need to know and what can you do?
Please find below all content about the coronavirus.

Factuary farming

When they suffer, we suffer!

Preventing the pandemic of tomorrow, together

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Animal market

ZOONOSES: FOUR PAWS explains #1

What are zoonoses? Watch, learn and find out more in less than 3 minutes.


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Dogs in Cambodia

“Historic opportunity for pandemic treaty must not be missed!”

FOUR PAWS calls on WHO member states to prevent future pandemics


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Ha Dong Market, Hanoi, Vietnam

One Welfare

The rise of the recent COVID-19 pandemic, reminds us how interconnected animal welfare, human wellbeing and the environment are!


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Pig in a truck

What is being done to prevent future pandemics?

One year on from COVID-19 being declared a global pandemic


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Pig farming

One year after COVID-19 was declared a pandemic by the WHO:

FOUR PAWS calls on responsible organisations and governments to improve the human-animal relationship to prevent future pandemics


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Fur farm

COVID-19 in Fur Farms

The EU must act immediately to avert danger to humans and animals


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Cattle in the stable in Germany

The Animal Health Law and FOUR PAWS’ Work

On the 21st of April 2021, the Animal Health Law entered into force and will hopefully contribute to a more animal-friendly European Union


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Cat at home

Emergency Plan for Pet Owners due COVID-19

What happens to my pet if I am ill or need to go into self-isolation?


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Dogs in Speranta Shelter

A Pet is Not Just for Lockdown!

FOUR PAWS' Guide for Animal Lovers


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Scared dog

The Impact of Lockdown on Domestic Violence

FOUR PAWS' Guide for Animal Lovers


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Dog at home

Pets and life after COVID-19 lockdown

FOUR PAWS advises how to prepare pets for a normal routine again


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Stray animal care in Romania

COVID-19 and Stray Animals

What a pandemic means for stray cats and dogs


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FOUR PAWS offers advice on fostering and adoption

Coronavirus lockdown: The perfect time to get a pet?

FOUR PAWS offers advice on fostering and adoption


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COVID-19: NGOs call on World Health Organisation to help stop next pandemic

Ban on global wildlife markets could prevent such health crises in the future


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Dog and cat meat trade in the time of the COVID-19 epidemic in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

While China bans dog and cat meat, trade in Southeast Asia is thriving

FOUR PAWS reveals new dog and cat meat trend amongst global pandemic


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Orangatan in Care of FOUR PAWS

FOUR PAWS ORANGUTAN FOREST SCHOOL prepares for emergencies

Coronavirus might endanger the great apes 


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Pet cat sleeping

10 Things You Can Do for the Animals and Yourself Now

You can prove love for animals even in difficult times


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Live animal transport

Endless waiting times and cruel circumstances at borders

Live animal transports during coronavirus situation


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Fox at TIERART

We Love to Entertain You! #ClickAndLearn

Since most of us have to stay at home, make yourself comfortable and have fun!


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Dog laying in the sun at home

#Stay At Home Challenge

Pets also have an important function in the home office


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Happy Bear

Measures in times of corona

We are well prepared to continue to care for our animals


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Dog at Home

Q&As: Pets and Coronavirus

Information for Pet Owners


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Lion in LIONSROCK

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