Some dogs are genuinely scared of humans and will run from you when they see you. You have to try to build up trust with the dog. Leaving some treats in an area where it frequents is one way of doing this. Keep some dog treats in your pocket and put one on the ground, before walking away again...
On the 20th October 2013, shocking headlinesflashed through the media: "Animals were killed near the police station in Kalinovik and carcasses of animals killed were not removed even a few hours after the commission of the offense." This is just one of many horrific incidents reported by animal welfare groups throughout Bosnia.
Drobeta-Turnu Severin, the capital city of Mehedinti county, stands on the banks of the Danube, close to the Iron Gate Gorge in south-western Romania. It has a long and illustrious history, dating back as far as the 2nd Century AD attracting ample tourism.
Botosani is the captial city of Botosani County, in northern Moldavia, Romania. It is largely famed - insofar as it is famed
Mihailesti Shelter, in Bucharest, Romania, is an animal sanctuary operated by the local government to house stray dogs, ostensibly while efforts are made to locate their owner, if they have one, or find them a forever home if they do not.
Those who have adopted Romanian dogs say it is extremely rewarding. Those who want to adopt can make it happen through Facebook
More than 110,000 stray and abandoned dogs were picked up by local authorities across the UK in the past year but many could
Many stray dogs in Bucharest, Romania have bee a safety hazard for several years. As a solution to the serious issue, Romania's
Recently, in Bucharest, a four year old boy was killed by dogs after he entered a fenced off private land - a tragic but
This week I would like to introduce you to Teddy, a mixed breed that deserves a shout out. I first met Teddy when he was approx 12 weeks old, he was in the stray kennels of one of the London boroughs I sometimes work with. He had been dumped at the police station and transferred to the kennels.