Japanese Animal Rescue

$6,925 of $10,000 goal

Raised by 107 people in 22 months
I am Kerry Anne O'Connor, English Representative for Animal Rescue Nyander Guard. I live in Japan and have volunteered with this animal shelter since the March 11, 2011 triple disaster that occurred in East Japan.

Nyander Guard  has saved over 1000 animals since the meltdown at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant. There are still animals trapped in the exclusion zones that need to be saved. Nyander Guard enters these highly radiated  zones regularly for feeding runs and rescue missions. The rescued animals are brought back to the shelter where they are vaccinated, dewormed and brought back to healthy conditions.  All of the animals are spayed or neutered before being placed in a new home.  This takes an enormous amount of time and money. Unfortunately, those that were rescued right after the meltdown are dying.  It is our wish that these abandoned pets have some happiness during their remaining lives. Our main goal now is to find forever homes for these senior animals.

However, with no government or corporate funding in Japan, maintaining the shelter and continuing the rescue missions has become more and more difficult. Funds are drying up, volunteers have decreased and media coverage had disappeared. Nyander Guard needs your help to keep the shelter running and continue their relentless work.

Donations will go directly to the shelter via paypal and will be used for veterinary expenses, housing utilities, live-in staff salaries, rescue missions and pet food. Donate today!
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This is Pucchi. She came to the shelter in 2014 and finally found her forever home. We still have over 100 cats that haven’t been as lucky as Pucchi. The adult cats that were rescued in 2011 are now aging and we have started losing a few. These animals have been through so much already and we desperately wish for some kind of happiness for them before they cross the Rainbow Bridge. Please donate now to help us in our efforts.
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On May 24th, Nyander Guard was successful in spaying and neutering 38 cats in their TNR program. Though they barely have enough funds to keep the shelter running but still feel responsible for managing the stray cats in and around the local areas. Nyander Guard, 30 miles from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant , still continues feeding runs and rescues inside the exclusion zones. Their last rescue was in November 2017. There are still animals inside the zone that need your help. Please donate now!
Waiting....
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Sorry for the late update. First off, want to introduce you all to Muku, our most recent rescue from November 2017 last year. She won't let us get near enough to groom her, but she is beautiful with her heterochromia eyes. Unfortunately, she is FIV positive which will make it harder for her to find a forever home.

Now that most of the cats have been rescued from the exclusion zone, our main mission for 2018 is to socialize the cats and introduce them to loving families. We are still struggling to keep the shelter running after 7 years! All of your donations will be a tremendous help in saving these animals that have been given a second chance at a new life. Please donate now!
Muku from Fukushima
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Happy New Year! We hope that 2018 will be the year that we rescue all the animals still left behind in the Fukushima exclusion zone. We are nearing the 7th anniversary of the Fukushima Daiichi meltdown. Radiation levels remain high despite what the government claims. We will always be dedicated to saving the voiceless victims of this disaster, but we still depend on your help. Donate now!
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Katelynn Allen
9 months ago
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I want to rescue and animal but I live in the US. Is this possible?

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Charlotte
11 days ago

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John
2 months ago

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Created September 13, 2016
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Fotini Gavrilis
18 days ago

Warms my heart to hear these animals are being taken care of thank you for all you do!

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Elizabeth Howard-Gibbon
1 month ago

I wish I could donate more! Thank you for your efforts.

Katelynn Allen
9 months ago
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I want to rescue and animal but I live in the US. Is this possible?

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Charlotte
11 days ago

I would be very grateful if y’all could check out my campaign ! god bless you all❤️

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John
2 months ago

Please do a search !!!! romanian-child-charity-for-orphans

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