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Yang

Yang arrived with her sister, Ying, at Wings of Heart when they were little more than a month old. They were found lying alongside their dead mother. She died from the indifference of the farmer as to whether she lived or died. The babies did not know that their mum [...]

Lemmy

Lemmy is a pig who was born on a farm. Because of the terrible conditions in which mother pigs are forced to have their children in these places, Lemmy suffered a serious leg injury when he was just days old. Like so many other pigs deemed “useless” by the farming [...]

Paco

Paco is a duck who was found abandoned in the middle of the street. A person living on the street saw him and took pity on him. They took him to the local animal pounds. From there, a volunteer contacted us to tell us about Paco and we went to [...]

Maite

Maite and her son Ronnie were rescued after a complaint was made against his former “owner”. Compassionate neighbours brought food and water to keep them alive while the complaint of neglect was investigated. Sadly, they were unable to prevent the death of one of Maite’s other children, who died from [...]

Valle

Valle appeared with his sister, Luna, abandoned in a park in Vallecas. They were so tiny, little bigger than the size of a walnut when they were found. A family who came across the pair took them home and immediately called us. Luna and Valle grew into beautiful adult birds. [...]

Fran

  Fran is a rooster who lived in a school. She barely had room to move and he never saw sunlight or felt the grass beneath his feet. A member of staff at the school had brought Fran and Sara, a hen, to the school to amuse the children. But [...]

Hansel

One March morning, we received a call for emergency help. In the municipality of Labastida, in Vitoria - Gasteiz, a family of donkeys which had been brutally mistreated for years needed a place to go. These three donkeys, mother, father and son, had been seized by the Provincial Council of [...]

Carmen

Carmen comes to us after she was seized from a farm in Guadalajara. The owners had stopped paying the workers and the workers simply left the farm, and all the animals, behind. By the time the court order allowed for the animals to be removed, many had already died from [...]

Martin

One March morning, we received a call for emergency help. In the municipality of Labastida, in Vitoria - Gasteiz, a family of donkeys which had been brutally mistreated for years needed a place to go. These three donkeys, mother, father and son, had been seized by the Provincial Council of [...]

Marino

Marino fled from a fire in a suburban area in Zaragoza and ended up on train tracks nearby. The first contact we received about him was an email asking us to help to rescue the little pig who was loitering around near the railway and was in danger. We agreed and [...]