Our Mission is to provide for the well-being of all companion animals in Chiriqui, Panama, including those that are homeless, abandoned, rescued, abused, and injured. We provide foster care, medical treatment as needed, find lifelong loving homes through adoptions, and promote the animal/human bond through community service and outreach. SALDEA is dedicated to ensuring animal abuse, neglect and suffering are reduced or eradicated by raising public awareness through action, education and advocacy.