Posts by Samantha Green

Justice for Charlie the Negombo Labrador

PLEASE SIGN AND SHARE Please help us get justice for Charlie who burnt alive in his kennel just a few miles from our head office here in Negombo Sri Lanka.On the 31st December 2018 in the middle of the night whilst Charlie was in his kennel, he was covered in kerosene and set on fire…

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සුභ නව වසරක් ( Happy New Year )

Let’s begin 2019 with a fabulous positive blog post about what can happen when people globally support a charity in a country many of you have visited briefly on holiday and some of you have never even visitedYour love, your support and your donations make miracles happen for thousands and thousands of animals for whom…

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Adrian Burder 1964 – 2018

The world of animal welfare has lost a true star, Adrian Burder Dogs Trust CEO tragically died last month after a short illness Dogs Trust announcement Adrian Burder obituary |The Times  Adrian was simply one in a million, a genuine man with a passion for animal welfare and a fierce supporter of those working hands-on with…

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The fishmarket five

Let down twice by owners, this young family were in real danger of being killed Firstly, when the owners failed to get her sterilised at one of our free clinics and then once again by heartlessly dumping her and her 4 tiny pups in a car park in the dead of night.She was terrified, left in…

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Gift Aid

Add 25% more to your donation at no cost to you. A Gift Aid declaration allows Dogstar Foundation to claim tax back on eligible donations. It means that for every £1 you donate to Dogstar Foundation we can claim back 25p, at no extra cost to you. Gift Aid declaration Charity Gift Aid Declaration* Select…

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Jigger from Jetwing Blue / Beach

Jigger Update – 1st November 2018 Great news, Jigger has been released back to Jetwing hotel. Jigger spent a few weeks at the animal hospital in Colombo after our Critical Care team rescued him after he had met with an accident back in September. After a few weeks care, his paw fully healed and he was…

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It pays to spay

We run Sri Lanka’s largest charity spay neuter program But why?Because thousands of unwanted puppies are born every single day here and there are nowhere near enough good homesBecause often those puppies are dumped on the roadside at just a few weeks old Because some owners chain or kennel 24/7 and for many dogs living on…

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It’s not all happy endings

Sleep tight gentle puss Roxy our volunteer vet nurse found a badly injured cat on the beach a few days ago , he wasn’t one of the beach cats we know so we guessed he was either lost or had been dumped as there was a cardboard box next to himSadly Orange Billy passed away…

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Mission Rabies at 5

Mission Rabies is five years old Since its launch in September 2013 Mission Rabies has vaccinated over a million animals against Rabies and provided education to over 2 million people The Dogstar team are proud to have been working with the amazing staff at Mission Rabies since 2014 Not only here in Sri Lanka but…

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