ARS on National TV!

Posted on 20 July 2010

A report on national TV about our Beer-party!
Here it is:

Our fabulous Beer Party!

Posted on 20 July 2010

1385E were donated at our Beer Party by our fabulous 163 guests this Sunday! THANK YOU, YOU WERE WONDERFUL! Continue Reading

ARSofia on PRO.BG news channel!

Posted on 18 July 2010

Our warmest regards to the PRO.BG News crew for the wonderful report they made about the Bogrov shelter and the upcoming Beer party event.

Have a look at the reports:

Spay/Neuter has begun!

Posted on 14 July 2010

It has now been a week since the clinic of Bogrov received the final permission for us to start to Spay&Neuter! And boy have we started!!! You can see a photo of our first tattoo on the ear of a dog to be returned to the street (the left ear is also v-marked). Our vet d-r Stankova now spends her whole days in the sergery while d-r Iva Nikolova continues to care for the health of all other inhabitants with the help of the two keepers – Vessy and Eli who are also vet technitians. Work never ends in Bogrov…

60 Dogs arrived from Seslavci

Posted on 14 July 2010

60 dogs have been transfered from Seslavci to Bogrov. Some of them  have spent years in there. Most know our keeper Vesi and the vet Marieta, because they have been caring for them for such a long time.  There are now 405 dogs in Bogrov. Of those 186 are puppies under 6 months old.

See some of them:

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Juridical committee votes AGAINST incriminating animal cruelty

Posted on 08 July 2010

The two proposed texts for changes in the Penalty Code of Bulgaria for the incrimination of animal cruelty were voted against in the Parliament’s Juridical committee yesterday. There were 9 votes “pro” and 9 “against”. The texts will still be entered for a vote in the parliament with committee stating their disagreement.

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DOGS TRUST training course

Posted on 27 June 2010

Members of our Animal Rescue Sofia team have been to the West London Harefield rehoming center of Dogs Trust for a one week trainig course on dog wellfare in shelters. It’s been an amazing experience, learning from people who’ve turned Dogs Trust into the biggest dog charity in the UK and are making the difference every day by running pilot projects and creating new methods of improving the wellbeing of dogs in distress.


Thanx for our t-shirts

Posted on 27 June 2010

Warm regards to m.e.n.d. Ltd who’ve supported the work of Animal Rescue Sofia by printing our T-shirts for free and also helped us with our stickers and sign-boards. Special thanks to Ms. Mihaela Vlaseva who is a volunteer in Bogrov and made all the effort to help us through her collegues!

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Help form Austria and the Netherlands

Posted on 23 June 2010

The bus is back – 1,5 tonnes of excellent food have arrived from Mrs.Heidy Bernhart from Aktion Tiere in Not e.V. – Austria. Our partners ARS Netherlands have sent us a tumble drier!

A paw and tailwags from our dogs who THANK YOU!

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Support from Sunny petshop

Posted on 14 June 2010

Petshop Sunny on the corner of Nikola Vaptzarov blvd. and Kishinew street have placed information about  Seslavci and Bogrov and a donation money-box for Animal Rescue Sofia! Thank you!

See the pet shops that support us HERE.

14.06 The surgery table is here!

Posted on 14 June 2010

The surgery table was donated by the Bulgarian Golden Retriever Club!


It is made specially and at redused costs by Mr.Ivan Terziev of “Bita 2”-Ruse.

New event videos

Posted on 08 June 2010

We have two new videos for you – with warm regards to everyone who is part of the effort to make a change for the animals in need. Both shown events are very special to us, because they show us we are on the right track – so many like-minded people who’ve joined together can really make the change. Enjoy! Continue Reading