Help us make a difference!
Animal Care in Egypt (ACE) is a charity dedicated to helping stop the suffering of thousands of animals in the poorest communities of Luxor by providing free veterinary care and education.
We have seen how even only a little time and few resources we can help prevent suffering, not only of the working animals but also domestic and wild animals too. We helped over 29,000 animals in 2016. Alongside providing free veterinary treatment, we use and teach preventative methods, as well as educate children and adults on care and welfare of animals. We make a real difference to the lives of animals in Luxor and the surrounding area and ensure the livelihoods of people in poor communities who are so reliant on the their animals.
We have a local teacher that educates a different class of up to 50 students, from the schools in Luxor, four times a week. They are taught that animals feel pain and how to care for them. They learn to be kind and respectful to all living creatures. This is vital for the long term improvement of animal welfare in the area.
If you would like to visit us while you are in Luxor, we would love to see you and show you around the centre. You will get a tour of the hospital, centre and the stables where you can meet and cuddle some of our patients!
We welcome volunteers from all walks of life. You don’t need to be a qualified vet or vet nurse to help us at the centre in Luxor. We have general volunteer placements, veterinary student and vet nurse student placements.
Find out more here.