Amazon Community Animal Rescue, Education and Safety is the only domestic animal charity in Peru’s Amazon. Since being founded in 2004, Amazon CARES has offered a variety of programs promoting animal health and welfare, public health, and environmental protection. Amazon CARES has a modern veterinary clinic in Iquitos, offering affordable veterinary care to members of the community. In addition, Amazon CARES has the region’s only no-kill animal shelter. Frequent veterinary trips to remote regions are held throughout the year.