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.