The educational program that was initiated by Save the Dogs in all schools in Medgidia in 2012, and then introduced in Cernavoda also the year next, has been launched again a few days ago. With the help of our program we will reach about 2500 pupils between 6 and 10 years of age by the end of the school year in 2014.
Through our everyday presence in classrooms throughout the area we would like to encourage children to become responsible pet owners and at the same time to become supporters of Save The Dogs activities in the area. (more…)
This week we are going to tell you the story of a successful rescue operation with a happy ending, even though it could have turned into a real tragedy.
Last week we received a rather unusual alert. The person calling was asking us to set free some animals locked up in an apartment from Navodari, a small resort on the shore of the Black Sea.
The owner of the house, a lady leading a solitary life, has been urgently brought to the emergency of the Psychiatry in Constanta, therefore being forced to abandon her only life companions. During her stay in the hospital she kept telling everyone she had a cat and a dog waiting for her at home, but nobody believed her. (more…)
In the spring of 2012 we started a fundraising campaign for the construction of the building that will house Save the Dogs’ new clinic, located right next to our shelter Footprints of Joy. Two years later, we have finally been able to reach our goal: we have in fact collected the estimated 250,000 Euros! (more…)
Another year has passed and the time has come for us to look back on our work and activities in Romania.
The year 2013 has brought us great joy but great challange as well.
The “dog-killing” law has been approved by the Senate in 2013 which shocked us, but didn’t put us down. Now, more than ever we need to find sustainable solutions for the control of the canine population. (more…)