Lanta Animal Welfare Charity in Thailand
This 1 or 2 month practical placement involves valuable and varied hands-on animal care, cleaning, feeding, training & socialisation of cats and dogs. Students are also able to assist animals with specialist nursing care requirements.
Lanta Animal Welfare (LAW) works to end the suffering of the hundreds of homeless, abused and injured animals on the beautiful island of Koh Lanta, Thailand. To date, Lanta Animal Welfare have sterilised and treated over 15,000 animals and continues to work to prevent and control the overpopulation of dogs and cats on Koh Lanta in a humane way through neutering, by providing care and treatment to sick and injured stray animals and by promoting awareness of animal care and respect.
Koh Lanta is a popular tourist destination, the island is known for its long, sandy beaches and scuba diving. The geography of the island is typically mangroves, coral rimmed beaches and rugged tree covered hills.