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

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 […]

Anxiety in Dogs

Anxiety in Dogs | VOSD Blog posts

Dog owner’s guide for anxiety in dogs 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 […]

Should you Spay/ Neuter your dog? And when?

Should you Spay/ Neuter your dog? VOSD

Spay/ Neuter (or commonly called ABC for Animal Birth Control in the case of India Stray Dogs) is a surgical procedure to remove the reproductive organs of male and female dogs. Surgery can be traditional invasive surgery or can be laparoscopic where available. Spaying: Is the term generally used for females and involves ovariohysterectomy — […]

WHAT IS URINARY TRACT INFECTION?

UTI in dogs | VOSD Vet Advice

The term urinary tract infection describes a variety of conditions infecting the urinary tract. The conditions that UTI describes include: Asymptomatic bacteriuria (ASB), Cystitis (bladder infection) Prostatitis (infection of the prostate), and Pyelonephritis (infection of kidney) Older female dogs and dogs with diabetes mellitus more commonly develop UTIs than the general population. What Causes Lower […]

BECOME A RESIDENT VET AT THE VOSD SANCTUARY

Jobs for Resident Vet at VOSD Sanctuary

Work with the most sophisticated rescue with sophisticated no-holds barred treatment and be a part of the lifetime commitment we make to our dogs. It could change your life just like it changes theirs. If you have Master’s in Veterinary Surgery and 3-4 yrs minimum experience working with dogs – you are just right for […]