Rescuers 'Searching and Caring for Surviving Animals' in Wreckage After Deadly Beirut Explosion






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"The unstable political and economic situation in Lebanon as well as the COVID-19 pandemic, are challenging for us. But for many people, pets are like family members," said Khalil. "That is why we will be searching and caring for surviving animals around the clock in the coming weeks."

"We will also use the rescue operations to vaccinate stray animals in the area against rabies — just another source of risk that we will take care of with preventative methods," Khalil added.

Back in December, FOUR PAWS conducted an emergency mission together along with Animals Lebanon to help wild animals kept in two zoos in the south of Lebanon.

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