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 27-Sep-2016 9:45am

Temperature 28C(83F)Wind 3kt S
Humidity 85%24Hr Rain 2mm
Barometer1016hPaSunburnModerate risk
moon day 27Moon Phase
Day 26.3
Sunrise 6:01amSunset 6:03pm
Daytime12 hr 2 min
Moonrise 3:06amMoonset 4:00pm

Detailed weather data

Today's Forecast Tue, 27-Sep Scattered to occasionally broken clouds today and tonight. Moderate to fresh E breeze at 13 - 19kn. High temperature 31 - 32C. Chance of showers until sunset. Rain Outlook: Showers are possible Th and Sa - Su. Storm Outlook: Tropical wave 97L becomes TS Matthew today or tomorrow and moves W toward Curacao as it strengthens, bringing strong wind and occasional heavy rain to the SE Antilles We - Th. It may pass near Curacao Fr. An aircraft is scheduled to investigate 97L this afternoon. Statia will experience stronger wind and occasional rain Th.

Vet Clinics:
Thu, 20 Oct
Thu, 24 Nov
Thu, 22 Dec
(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.

 male kitten

Oct- male kitten.

 female kitten

Oct- female kitten.

male dog

Jul - young male dog.


Feb - female puppy.

8 puppies

May - 8 puppies.


12 weeks

two puppies

Feb - male/female twin puppies.


May - young 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: