Heavy rains caused flooding and rivers to overflow in the Northern part of Heredia province in Costa Rica. A World Animal Protection response team went to provide basic aid and feed for stricken animals. Pictured: a cow swimming in flood water was carefully steered by the World Animal Protection boat and made it safely to dry ground.


Hurricane Season 2019: Uncertain Future for Over 70% of Latin American Livestock Producers

According to the World Veterinary Association, more than 70% of the world’s most impoverished communities depend on livestock for milk, meat, eggs and income.