From the Dogstar Team in Sri Lanka and local and international partners and supporters.
Dogstars weekend in Colombo We were delighted to be invited to the first ever Lanka Pet Expo in Colombo The opening ceremony was truly special with Kandyan dancers and drummers and Dogstars Carolyn Menteith who had travelled from the UK to attend as special guest of honour cuttting the ribbon and opening the event with a passionate speech…Read More
Animal Welfare is a serious business and that’s why Dogstar is run like one. For many years my husband Mark and I worked in the private sector in Rail operations , engineering and construction in the UK and Australia, we are both qualified project managers, handling multi-million pounds projects, we had to budget and forecast, deliver the highest…Read More
Adopting a rescue dog in Sri Lanka So you want to adopt a homeless in Sri Lanka ? fantastic we are here to help you Both my Sri Lanka dogs Suggs and Star are rescues ( Star is pictured above ) and I cannot recommend adopting highly enough , “buying pedigree dogs in Sri Lanka…Read More
Royal Wedding Themed Quiz Night Much fun was had at the latest Quiz night run by Fundraising Hero Angela Addison. The Royal wedding themed quiz night in Milton Keynes raised a whopping £223 Yawajeewa learning centre The quizzers have raised enough money to provide breakfast for the whole school for 44 days! Amazing! Become a…Read More
Monsoon May 2018 Sri Lanka is currently experiencing heavy rains resulting in floods and landslides affecting over 68,000 people. Many pets, stray and community animals, the country has no formal preparedness or rescue plans for these animals, who are often left to fend for themselves in the chaos. If you need help evacuating your pets…Read More
Do you want to help hands on with our team ? Rabies is one of the world’s most deadly and feared diseases. Rabies is an infectious viral disease which is endemic in Sri Lanka. Once an animal or human develops symptoms, death is inevitable. But, it does not have to be this way; a rabies vaccination can…Read More
It might not be what you think Images like this are pretty confronting; they are typical of an area where there are more dogs that guardians and resources, dogs are sick, injured and dying from vaccine-preventable diseases and even common conditions such as mange Dogstars primary focus is on preventing this suffering, and our flagship program…Read More