In response to this disaster, IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare - www.ifaw.org
) and CARE (Center for Animal Rescue
and Education) have mobilized a team to rescue domestic animals that were left
homeless and abandoned and to provide basic veterinary care for the animals that
survived the floods.
IFAW arrived in Jakarta on March 2, and
joined the CARE Rescue Team that has been conducting assessments and proving
emergency response to animals in the affected communities since the second week