Author Archives: streetdogrescue

What’s been happening at the Shelter this week?

It’s been a busy week at the Shelter. New arrivals, animals in need, meetings about the registration, and two volunteers to help! Tysan spotted this pup (kindly named Albert by one of our supporters) at our gates. He was in such a horrible condition we had to take him in. He was skeleton thin, extremely […]

What’s been happening at the Shelter this week?

Tony headed off to pick up the lads for work as usual, but saw Yanko running in and out of the traffic. Yanko had spotted a little pup running about a busy road. They managed to corner her, and picked her up. There was a bit of screaming, but she soon settled once Yanko wrapped […]

Update on our work towards registration

We have been making good strides towards the new requirement to become a registered shelter. We are waiting for the approval of our vehicle, so should hopefully have more information on how that is going next week. All the documentation was sent off to the Sofia office, and we have to wait for the decision […]

Puppies in desperate need of our help

While we continue to work towards our registration as a Shelter, the adoption trips have to remain on hold, and we have no room for new dogs, cats or litters of puppies. However last week some pups came to us, and we just couldn’t turn them away. On 21 February a man asked us to […]

Devastating news: the RSDR shelter may be forced to close!

We received the devastating news on Monday that, with immediate effect, RSDR is no longer permitted by the Bulgarian authorities to transport our cats and dogs out of Bulgaria to new homes in the UK and the Netherlands.  Now more than ever we need your help. This terrible turn of events has left us feeling […]

Affectionate Kula would love a special home of his own

Kula was found on the 21 August 2013. The boys were on their way to work at the shelter when they spotted three young pups at the side of the road. They were taken back to the shelter where they were cared for and grew up into happy & healthy dogs. Kula waited very patiently […]

Some of our recent rescues

As always, after we wave goodbye to the dogs and cats setting off for their new lives in their forever homes, it doesn’t take long before more animals need our help. Here are some of our recent additions: Leo Bear It was Liam who spotted Leo Bear searching for food. He was obviously in desperate […]

Silka is very sick – can you help her please?

My name is Silka – I’m nearly a year old now and in my short life I have already known more bad times than good. Now I am going through more tough times and I really need your help. On 22 October 2015, someone from the municipality turned up at the RSDR shelter, asking if they would take […]

Duke’s story: 2 years on – how’s he doing now?

Duke was rescued 2 years ago. This is what he’s doing now.

Can you help us renovate the exercise yards?

We urgently need to renovate the dog’s exercise yards, and must raise 15,000 Euros to get it done. Can you help? Last Autumn during a storm the fencing in the exercise yards came down. It doesn’t have proper supports. We want to renovate the exercise yards so that they are safe and usable for the […]