As we previously announced, WSPA recently travelled to Mwingi district in Kenya to assess the animal welfare need during the continued drought across the East African region. As WSPA’s veterinarian and Disaster Veterinary Officer for Latin America and the Caribbean, I am sharing some video clips with you, shot during our recent assessment. We will be keep you updated on the emergency intervention we will make in the district in the coming weeks.
As you can see in the first clip, livestock are severely weakened due to a lack of food and water
Here, I am summing up the gravity of the situation facing animals in the region