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*The VoSD Blood Banks’ operating procedure is completely described in the Terms of Use here Press Release: 2nd January 2014, Bangalore, India: The Voice of Stray Dogs (VoSD) today announced a ‘first of its kind’ service for animals – a blood bank for stray dogs, community dogs and pet dogs. With this, VoSD takes another step forward, in its continued endeavour to work with the helpless, nameless dogs on the street. ‘The VoSD Canine Blood Bank’ is another step in working towards a better life for India’s stray dogs and isRead More
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Posted On December 20, 2013By straysadminIn Campaigns

59 Thank You’s! From the dogs that you helped in 2013.

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Posted On December 2, 2013By straysadminIn Campaigns

Avis Lyons’ and ARK’s dogs need your help!

If you know about stray dogs you know there is barely a place worse in India than Kerala is. If you’re doing any animal welfare and don’t know Avis Lyons – you’ve been doing something else! She has run, single-handedly and against all odds, Animal Rescue Kerala (ARK). Avis came to India to stay and to help dogs. And she’s walked the talk for 12 years. She’s the energy and passion that puts someone less than half her age to shame. She’s created a fantastic purpose built facility for dogsRead More
John Hughes, 57, has a 30 year background as an independent animal welfare advocate. He has a strong police background and is a polite and law abiding campaigner for Animals Rights. He lives in Brighton. He has been running campaigns for highlighting the horror of the ‘dog meat trade’ in Korea, Thailand, and his own base in the Philippines where he runs the legendary Dogsmountain  sanctuary for dogs that houses dogs saved from the meat trade. He’s well aware of what is happening in Kerala since other South East Asian countries use the veryRead More

Posted On August 8, 2012By straysadminIn Campaigns

The importance of being er… FIAPO

If one had a choice between action and words, especially the ones that get printed, we know where this one lies. The animals, well they stay where they are for the most part. Out. A while ago we wrote about the newsworthy but wholly worthless announcement from FIAPO about dog fighting in the Punjab with a token prize of Rs 10,000/ US$170 for information where a fighting dog easily costs 10 times that! Not only did it wholly undermine the (continuing) effort of those on the field and still carryingRead More
Priyanka The ‘Little’ Voice of Stray Dogs from Bangalore can be heard far and wide. Priyanka Mathews is only 8 years old and her love for animals and nature is already well pronounced. Which little girl would raise money for doggies rather than get some birthday gifts? A lot depends on how parents bring up their children and Priyanka’s family truly has a heart of gold. Priyanka herself has developed the sensitivity for animals in her own way. Without any influence from anyone, Priyanka decided to set aside her her birthday gifts andRead More
Imagine a charity in another country raising a thousand dollars, without you even asking for it (but of course you need it) and you get a check in mail your mail! Yesterday we get a check in our mail with a small handwritten note that this is from ‘Keep Talking’.  ‘Keep Talking’ based in Perth, Australia had raised A$1122/ Rs 58,900 through a veg BBQ for ‘The Voice of Stray Dogs’, last month. Based in Perth, Keep Talking was founded by Christine Ringrow in response to the treatment of cattleRead More
The Voice of Stray Dogs (VoSD) is in the process of building out a Care Center for Stray Dogs (VoSD Care Center). VoSD have already leased a plot about 1km (as the crow flies) from HAL Airport and Marthahalli. The location is approachable both from Outer Ring Road and HAL Aiport Road. This is a request to help VoSD raise funds to erect the Center and help the dogs of Bangalore. Note to donors: All funds used only for the capital expenses – all additional requirements and operational & veterinaryRead More
Aarohi Singh’s label Art by Aarohi has raised Rs 90,000 (US$ 1,700) with the ‘The Poonch’ collection for The Voice of Stray Dogs. The collection went on sale with an exhibition at the 100ft Restaurant & Bar, 777, 100 Ft Road, Indiranar Bangalore. The collection features art work, hand bags, totes, iPad, Mac & iPhone sleeves, key chains & mobile phone covers – all with the exclusive Indian stray dog motif! While most of the collection is sold out, a few items still for sale can be seen and ordered hereRead More