Tag Archives: Stray dogs

Stray Dog Rescued From Well

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Local woman bravely rescues stray dog in Mangalore. The Indian Express recently reported the story of a woman from Mangalore climbing down a well to save a dog. The footage went viral on social media. The woman, who does not know how to swim, became a local hero after her brave deed. We were curious […]

Indian Stray Dog Joins Police!

Turns out the Indian stray is great at police work. The police in Uttarakhand have begun training the common Indian stray dogs to work like sniffer dogs so that they can help the police identify threats and assist them in criminal investigations. This is a welcome change that has reduced dependency on pedigree dogs. Training […]

The Marathon Dog of Worli

Laddu is always seen at every marathon, and is now famous in Mumbai. Laddu holds a medal from winning two marathons that he had participated in. Aditya Natarajan, a gaming consultant who regularly feeds stray dogs at Worli Seaface, was receiving several calls about Laddu for a few days. One of the callers claimed that […]

Bhutan PM Urges All Citizens To Adopt Stray Dogs

Bhutan PM urges people to adopt a stray dog

Bhutan’s Prime Minister Lotay Tshering has recently asked people to adopt a stray dog as a gift for his birthday.  His birthday is on the 10th of May. He has urged people to adopt a stray dog or plant a tree or commit to managing waste in their neighborhood. With Humane Society International intervention Bhutan has […]

Adopt Strays, Says Bhutan

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The kingdom of Bhutan sets a good example. Bhutan’s Prime Minister Lotay Tshering has recently asked people to adopt a stray dog as a gift for his birthday.  His birthday is on the 10th of May. He has urged people to adopt a stray dog, or plant a tree. or commit to managing waste in their […]

How Can I Know my Dog Has a Fever?

How can I know my dog has a fever?

What is dog fever? Just like in humans, dogs suffer from fever which indicates rising body temperatures and weakness. But in dogs, it is considered a fever if its body temperature is between 99 and 102 degrees. This is because a normal dog temperature is higher than that of human beings. The symptoms of fever […]

Does Your Dog Have a Fever?

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Pet parents can easily observe if their dog is unwell; here are some tips to detect a fever A dog in normal health should have the nose should have moistness/hydration on the nose. A runny (mucus) or a crusty and dry nose are both symptoms of a disease.  Nose will turn dry: Myth! It is […]

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 […]

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 […]

VOSD Dog Sanctuary Clinic requires URGENT revamp

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URGENT REVAMP REQUIRED AT VOSD SANCTUARY CLINIC  I  http://ket.to/VOSDSanctuaryClinic VOSD Sanctuary clinic was built 6 yrs ago when we had 20 dogs. While we have 2 OPD’s, a basic surgery and give great long-term medical care, each dog has to make a 150km round trip to Bangalore to begin treatment! This compromises health care we can […]