STD takes a new action in Tabără district, which is the poorest one in Cernavodă, before winter. As long as the weather conditions still allow it, our veterinaries neuter and offer treatment free of charge to stray cats and dogs. Many families living in this district do everything in their power to care for their animals, given the extreme poverty, the social and urban degradation these people are surrounded with. In light of this, the only possible help in this area comes from Save the Dogs. (more…)
He was found wondering on the street, disoriented and with a broken leg, after falling out from a moving van. Surely you must remember his story and how the people who alerted us, took him temporarily into their care. Seven months have passed, our donkey is leading a good life and the family which has taken him into their care in April, continues to care for him with great love. (more…)
In February this year we have managed to get the support of thousands of people for the closing and the evacuation of the private shelter “Spike”, on the initiative of the Cernavoda city mayor’s office. As many of you may remember, for more than ten years, this small association was running a “refuge” in the poorest part of Cernavoda, having in their custody an unspecified number of dogs, kept in the most appalling conditions. They also refused any kind of support from our side from the very beginning.
Finally, after years of inertness, thanks to the initiative of the local administration, important steps have been taken to succeed with the closing of this shelter, which does not only abuses the architectural order of the town, but also lacks any sanitary authorization. Moreover, the association is not supported by any chosen group and has no valid balance sheets. (more…)