Animal Welfare and COVID-19

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

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.

Pig farming

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

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

Cattle in the stable in Germany

The Animal Health Law and FOUR PAWS’ Work

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


FOUR PAWS Statement on the novel coronavirus / COVID-19

Adaptations we have made, animal care remains top priority 


NGOs call on World Health Organization to help stop next pandemic

In the wake of COVID-19, FOUR PAWS demands a ban on global wildlife markets to prevent such health crises in the future

Stray animal care in Romania

COVID-19 and Stray Animals

What a pandemic means for stray cats and dogs


Games Just for You! #ClickAndLearn

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

Orangatan in Care of FOUR PAWS

FOUR PAWS ORANGUTAN FOREST SCHOOL prepares for emergencies

Virus thought to pose grave danger to great apes 

Happy Bear

Measures in times of corona

We are well prepared to continue to care for our animals

Pet cat sleeping

COVID-19: Ways to Help Animals and People while at home

You can still show your love for animals while staying safe at home! 

Dog at Home

Q&As: Pets and Coronavirus

Information for pet owners


Animal Assisted Intervention (AAI)

Rescuing stray dogs to become therapy dogs