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Insight | Chelyabinsk  | 16.09.20

Almost 20 Chelyabinsk Homeless Animals Found New Families


Nineteen homeless animals from Chelyabinsk have found new families thanks to the All-Russian action “Do Not Buy, Take From Shelter”, chelTV reports. The action was launched on the initiative of the State Duma deputy, Vladimir Burmatov, who also took a kitten.   The action is planned to be regular, which means that a new holiday may

Insight | Nizhny Novgorod  | 29.08.20

Nizhny Novgorod Residents Create Cottages for Homeless Cats


A network of CAT-tages for stray cats will appear soon in Nizhny Novgorod, according to the city government website. Sisters Kristina and Alina Kabanovs, who are pupils of the Children’s Creativity Centre, are going to build little houses for homeless cats.   The first 5 CAT-tages (“cottages for cats”) will appear on Yanka Kupala St, 12A

Moscow | Insight  | 29.07.20

Over 8,000 Homeless Animals Caught in Moscow Suburbs


More than 8,000 stray animals have been caught in the Moscow region since the beginning of the year, which is more than in the entire 2019, Moscow Region Today reported with reference to the press service of the Moscow Region Department of the Russian Ministry of Agriculture and Food.  According to the head of the

Insight | Rostov  | 18.07.20

Rostov Animal Shelter Thanked Citizens for Help During Downpour


Employees of the Rostov Centre for Stray Animals expressed their gratitude to the caring citizens who arrived at the institution the day before the downpour and helped put it in order, the VK-Page of the Centre reported.  Dozens of Rostovites have responded to the post of volunteers in social networks. Some of the volunteers helped

Moscow | Insight  | 26.05.20

Moscow Volunteers Allowed to Visit Dogs and Cats Shelters


More than 10 Moscow shelters for stray dogs and cats will reopen for volunteers from May 26. It is noted that for visiting them it will be necessary to issue special IDs in the volunteer centre, TASS reports.  “Volunteers will be able to visit 13 city shelters for stray dogs and cats again: to transfer

Moscow | Insight  | 20.04.20

Animal Shelter to Appear in Moscow District


An animal shelter will be built in north Moscow, the Molzhaninovsky district, the Complex of Urban Planning Policy of the city reports.  It is noted that in 2019, Muscovites took more than 2 thousand dogs and about a thousand cats from shelters. The new building will be located at a remote distance from residential buildings,

Moscow | Insight  | 25.03.20

Service for Online Communication With Animals Launched in Moscow


In Moscow, the Ray Fund providing help for homeless animals, launched a service Virtual Owner for communicating online with animals from shelters.  Russians can talk with animals, find out their history, make a donation in their favour or give a gift to a resident of the shelter. It is also stated that a user of

Insight | Around Russia  | 29.02.20

House for Mothers Opened in Magnitogorsk


Women in difficult life situations have long been huddled in apartments, and after a year and a half, the government of the Chelyabinsk region allocated the building of the former hostel to the shelter, chelTV reports.  The “house for mother” in Magnitogorsk has been already working for 5 years thanks to the help of volunteers

Recommended | Insight | Around Russia  | 29.01.20

Blogger-Volunteer Saved Dog with Puppies and Found them New Family


A volunteer blogger from Nizhnevartovsk picked up a stray dog ​​with newborn puppies on the street. Born in the cold, they received severe frostbite, and they had almost no chance to survive. The Nizhnevartovsk blogger, Alexander Mezentsev, picked up an almost frozen stray dog ​​on the street with eight puppies. Despite the most disappointing predictions,

Recommended | Insight | Yekaterinburg  | 29.01.20

Volunteers Build Big Shelter for Dogs and Cats


A large shelter for cats and dogs is expected to appear on the outskirts of Yekaterinburg, reports e1.ru. It will open its doors with the help of the “Happiness to Home” fund, which united the centres for helping dogs of northern sled breeds (“HuskyEkb”), dogs of service breeds (“Rotvodom”) and cats (“CatsEkb”).  To implement this

Insight | Yekaterinburg  | 14.12.19

Pugs’ House in Yekaterinburg Waiting for Guests


Yekaterinburg “MopsoDom” that hosts homeless pugs, invited guests to its 10th birthday.  The birthday of the shelter is December 31, but this year it was decided to meet guests earlier – December 14. As the founders recall, they decided to open shelter by accident. 10 years ago, on New Year’s Eve, they had to shelter