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Our Spayathon4PR adventure

Our Spayathon4PR adventure

November 16, 2018

Writing and Photography by: Dominik Fleischmann, www.mysilentkingdom.com From November 3 to 9, a coalition of 26 local, national, and international organizations hosted a colossal Spay-athon in Puerto Rico. At eight different locations, veterinarians accomplished a marathon of surgeries and vaccinations to get Puerto Rico’s cats and dogs spayed and neutered. Two dogs per person were granted a […]

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Paws For The Cause

Paws For The Cause

September 27, 2018

By volunteer: Carlie Jenney, interviewing Shelter Director Adrienne Galler Lastra Backstory: In many countries throughout the world, the mistreatment and overpopulation of animals has been a problem. Puerto Rico is no exception; the issue has been relevant for a very long time and the problem has only intensified. Not many people realize the severity of […]

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Shelter Rebuild: One year after Hurricane Maria

Shelter Rebuild: One year after Hurricane Maria

August 26, 2018

By Natasha San Miguel, ADLA volunteer It’s almost the anniversary of Hurricane Maria, and Amigos de los Animales (ADLA) is diligently working to finish rebuilding its dog shelter after the devastating effects of the hurricane that hit Puerto Rico on September 20, 2017, and, according to news reports, resulted in the deaths of over 4,500 […]

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