St. Eustatius Animal Welfare Foundation

St. Eustatius is a small island of less than 4000. SEAWF works with the visiting vet from St. Martin to help the welfare of the animals on the island.

See The New Statia Pet Import Rules Below.

Veterinary Emergency #'s:
318-4150, 587-1838, 587-2838

Appointments: 318-4150
(If no answer, we call back as soon as possible.)

Open: Clinic Days: 09:00-17:00

Veterinary Appointments

SEAWF schedules appointments for Dr. Swanston's visits to Statia. Please call 318-4150 to schedule an appointment.

Pleasures, St. Eustatius Weather

Lat 17.48N Long 62.97W Elevation 575ft (175m)

Valid 24-May-2015 10:45am

Temperature 29C(84F)Wind 4kt NE
Humidity 70%24Hr Rain 0mm
Barometer1019hPaSunburnModerate risk
moon day 7Moon Phase
Day 6.4
Sunrise 5:37amSunset 6:40pm
Daytime13 hr 3 min
Moonrise 11:20amMoonset No moonset this date

Detailed weather data

Today's Forecast Sun, 24-May Few to scattered clouds today and tonight. Fresh E breeze at 15-18kn. High temperature today 30-31C. Chance of a brief shower this morning. Rain Outlook: Slight chance of an early morning shower Tuesday through Thursday. Friday and Saturday the approaching tropical wave will bring significant rain to the area, but probably not enough to end Statia's drought. Fire Hazard: Brush on Statia is extremely dry and will burn quickly if ignited. Avoid outdoor fires. Very Poor Air Quality Sahara dust in the air may irritate your eyes, throat or lungs. If you have any difficulty breathing consult a doctor.

Vet Clinics:
Thu, 11 Jun
Thu, 25 Jun
(Subject to change.)
Appointment: 318-4150
Dr. Swanston: 542-0111

Available for Adoption

We have a number of animals for adoption. For details, go to our adoption page. Please help us find these wonderful animals a good home.


May - 7 young kittens.

female terrier

Mar - female bull terrier.

3 puppies

Mar - 3 puppies.

black puppy

May - black female puppy.

black female puppy

Dec - young female dog.

male puppy

Dec - male puppy.

male puppy

Dec - male puppy.

Statia - Animal Import and Travel Regulations

The Statia Department of Agriculture has established new regulations for importing animals to St. Eustatius. This application for animal import (PDF document) includes instructions on filling out the application and describes the travel regulations, vaccination requirements, and contact information.

St. Maarten - Pet Import and Travel Regulations

Pets need vaccinations, health certificate and microchip to enter St. Maarten. To travel from Statia: