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New cats and dogs rescued August to November 2017

We thought you might like to know more about the cats and dogs we rescued from August to November this year: Sunny 30 November 2017 Driving back from the shelter I noticed cars in both directions avoiding something in the road. As I got near I saw this little one sat in the middle of […]

Please sign our petition – show your support for RSDR

Rudozem Street Dog Rescue (RSDR) now has a lawyer who is advising us regarding our application for registration and we have had meetings with the lawyer and the mayor. In other news, RSDR has now started a petition where we would like supporters to show their support, and how important it is for RSDR to […]

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 […]

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 […]

RSDR Dog Walk Weekend – 23 / 24 July 2016

RSDR Dog Walk Weekend Mildenhall House, Mildenhall, Marlborough, SN8 2LP, Wiltshire Saturday 23 & Sunday 24 July 2016 Do you fancy joining us for the next RSDR dog walk? A lovely opportunity to bring people and dogs together in the beautiful Wiltshire countryside. As well as the dog walks there will be a BBQ, tea and scones, […]

Some of our most challenging rescues

A lot of the time unwanted dogs and cats are brought to us, and sometimes we see distressed animals in need of our care as we go about our daily life. But a few of our rescues have been a little more tricky… Django’s Story Back in 2013 we were contacted by a few people […]

Our goals – now and into the future

At RSDR we are always thinking about ways we can improve the lives of the dogs and cats in Bulgaria. In the short-term we know our focus needs to be on getting as many adoptions as possible. This is so we can make space to renovate the three parts of the shelter that need gutting, […]

Could you love one of our wonderful older dogs?

Many of our gorgeous puppies will be leaving us this week, off to their new homes and exciting new lives. However, there are still so many older dogs who remain at the shelter, waiting for their forever homes and the happiness they deserve. Could you love one of our ‘long stay’ dogs and become their […]