NPO Animal Rescue Group was established on 30 July 2018 by volunteers who left the Estonian Union for the Protection of Animals and the core of the organization is formed by people who have protected animals in various associations for more than 10 years. The work of the group is organized by a board of up to three members together with the regional leaders. The main objective is to respond to accidents involving animals and birds and to provide them with the best treatment available. Another priority is the transfer, treatment, socialization and finding new owners of abused animals at home in cooperation with the VFB and the police. “Animal Rescue Group” as of 2 April 2020 58 volunteers.

Riina Pernau
Riina PernauA chairman of the board, regional manager of Saaremaa & Muhu island
56 217 172, riina(at)
Terje Parra
Terje ParraA member of the board, regional manager of Läänemaa county
58 605 454, terje(at)
Katre Kangur
Katre KangurA member of the board, regional manager of Tartu
58 114 078
Keijo Lindeberg
Keijo LindebergAttorney-at-Law
Representative of the Animal Rescue Group NPO in civil and administrative matters and counsel of the Group in misdemeanor and criminal matters
Viktoria Ger
Viktoria GerCanine aid unit manager
55 529 798
Signe Jürgenson
Signe Jürgensonregional manager of Tartumaa county
57 704 960
Piret Saare
Piret Saareregional manager of West-Harju county
56 661 922
Mark Reisi
Mark Reisiregional manager of East-Harju county
56 600 147
Kristel Täär
Kristel Täärregional manager of Viljandimaa county
56 830 882
Netilii Rumask
Netilii Rumaskregional manager of Setumaa county
56 688 709

The work of the animal emergency number 1414 is related to the opening hours of animal clinics, and we answer calls on weekdays from 10:00 to 18:00, on weekends and public holidays from 12:00 to 20:00. Outside office hours, please send a message via Facebook or write to