en of thousands fled towns here in the Philippines when the Taal Volcano erupted this week, blanketing the region in ash and raising worries that a more dangerous eruption could come. But while residents have emptied out towns, many pets and farm animals have been left behind. Evacuation centers are supposed to have spaces for animals, but many people could not ferry their livestock and pets without assistance.
. I am here, humbly asking for a little bit of assistance, so we can travel a few killometers and help those poor animals as much as we can