Dr. Ian Dacre in the field

20. November 2013
By | Source: WSPA - Animals in Disasters Blog

Yesterday, Dr. Ian Dacre and I went to the northern part of Cebu Island while the rest of the team prepared to deploy, ordering supplies, food and coordinating the arrival and participation of 24 Filipino veterinarians. It was a long road, and about two and a half hours up from Cebu City, around Sogod, you begin to see the damage, with roofs blown off houses, powerlines snapped or knocked over and endless downed trees. Over 13 hours, Dr. Dacre and I interviewed people we met at agriculture offices, farms, roadside stops and even the supervisor at an abattoir to try…

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