Monthly Archives: December 2019

VOSD GRANTS

VOSD GRANTS PROGRAM FOR DOG RESCUERS AND NGOS

VOSD works with dog rescuers & NGO’s throughout India for the betterment of lives of stray dogs. Earlier on a case on case basis, we have engaged and helped different agencies including donating 15 laptops and computers with CUPA Bangalore, Sarvodaya Bangalore and Friendicoes as beneficiaries, made fundraisers that made critical infrastructure possible for Maruthi […]

Water for VOSD Sanctuary

Sponsor Water for VOSD Sanctuary

Did you know that Karnataka is the driest state in India after Rajasthan? The 2018 monsoon was severely deficient and the winter monsoon never happened. 2019 monsoon is projected to be deficient due to El Nino. Our 2 water ponds had dried up first half of 2019 and our borewell is in danger of completely […]

VOSD Expansion

VOSD Sanctuary Expansion 2020

VOSD Sanctuary Expansion We are increasing the capacity of VOSD Sanctuary to ~ 1400 dogs from the present ~ 900 dogs! Our plan is doubling the land use and efficiency that will increase our capacity to ~1400+ dogs up from ~ 900+ rescued dogs. Help VOSD by making a small donation today! 50% of the […]

Poisoning from Grapes and Raisins in Dogs – VOSD Expert Vet Advice™

Poisoning from Grapes and raisins in dogs VOSD blog

Grape and raisin (dried grapes) are highly toxic to dogs and even small amounts can be fatal. Since they are a common food item the chances of poisoning are high. The exact toxin that causes toxicity has not been identified but it is associated with the flesh of the fruit which means that peeled and […]

Poisoning from Grapes in Dogs

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Grapes are a common household food item- but should be avoided by dogs as it causes severe poisoning. Grapes and raisins (dried grapes) are highly toxic to dogs and even small amounts can be fatal. Since they are a common food item the chances of poisoning are high. The exact toxin that causes toxicity has […]

Owner’s Guide for Anxiety in Dogs – VOSD Expert Vet Advice™

Anxiety in Dogs | VOSD Blog posts

What is anxiety and what causes it? Anxiety in dogs is very common since they are social, emotional and responsive animals. They adapt easily to their surroundings and mostly are very friendly and are creatures of habit. Changes in the immediate environment or unpredictability in the environment cause deep anxiety as dog’s associate these with […]

Pet Owner’s Guide to Dog Anxiety

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What is anxiety and what causes it? Anxiety in dogs is very common since they are social, emotional and responsive animals. They adapt easily to their surroundings and are mostly very friendly. They are also creatures of habit. Changes in the immediate environment or unpredictability in the environment cause deep anxiety as dogs associate these […]