Emergency action to raise funds for food
May 14, 2022 - A bag of food has been gone up from 7.5e to 8.1e and next week it will again be increased to 8.9e So let's organise an online action of raising food for the animals: who will donate 8.1e for a bag of food?
Urgent help is needed for treatments Beka
May 14, 2022 - Beka is having a reaction to chemotherapy and radiations, which is normal for all oncology patients, she is getting many support, medications and treatments. Urgent help is needed for funds as the costs of her treatments are huge!
The remarkable transformation of Noel
May 14, 2022 - Look at these pictures of Noel. The first one was made December 2021, just a bag of bones, starved and almost eaten by skin mites (demodex). Picture below left is now, May 2022! A beautiful dog fully recovered from his physical injuries but still recovering from trauma's. Every day he is making new steps! This is what rescuing is all about, and this is where your help is so much needed and appreciated! Thank you everyone for all the help and for saving Noel.
Monthly sponsoring for a more stable income
May 13, 2022 - Dalida and her shelter Usko's Nest need your support now more than ever. Because the war doesn’t stop at the borders of Ukraïne and consequences are also effecting Dalida’s suppliers and prices going sky high of food and medicines. What Dalida really needs now are people who want to secure a stable monthly base for her by becoming a monthly sponsor as that is the best way to keep the animals safe. Taking care of a shelter is not a romantic fairy tale, it is a harsh job with lots of worries.
Virtual adoption is an important way to help the animals at Usko's Nest Dog Shelter and to keep them safe and the shelter running. Consider to become a monthly sponsor for one or more of the rescues.
Or become a weekly food sponsor.
May 12, 2022 - Interesting facts about Freya:
* she is the largest of all dogs
* her main life interest is food
* although she is a huge girl, she is a true sweetheart and a huge cuddly teddy bear
* her hobbies are bothering Aiko or being lazy
* she needs much grooming and of course food
A new increase of food prices
May 10, 2022 - Every day it gets more and more difficult to deal with the huge inflation and increase of prices of food and medicines. Dalida needs all the help she can get, her priority is to take care of 140 animals, to keep them fed and healthy but she needs al possible help, she can't manage to do this on her own.
May 10, 2022 - Special care and attention are needed during storms to keep animals calm and help them relax as many of the rescues are afraid of thunderstorms. But Sargo chose to stay outside and hide.
Beka and her vets
May 9, 2022 - Beka and her amazing Slovenian vets, professor dr. Butinar, who runs the clinic and Beka's personal vet Ana. They are giving Beka a chance she never could have had in Bosnia.
Appeal to help with weekly vet bill
May 9, 2022 - The weekly vet bill is for medications and care for the older animals, animals with chronic conditions and for the animals that are recovery from surgery like Troy and Hope. Every week 180e must be paid. Can you help? Every help is welcome.
Good news for Lucky
May 9, 2022 - Lucky is virtual adopted by Lesley from England, she will be his monthly sponsor, thank you so much Lesley! Virtual adoption is an important way to help the animals at Usko's Nest, to keep them safe and the shelter running. Consider to become a monthly sponsor for one or more of the rescues.
Spring cleaning at Usko's Nest
May 7, 2022 - Busy weekend at the shelter, spring cleaning!
Urgent appeal for fundraising for Beka's treatments
May 7, 2022 - Beka is doing so well! On Monday May 9, 2022 the first annuity of 2000 euro must be paid in order to coninue her treatments. So there is an urgent appeal for fundraising at the moment. Every euro is welcome!
Sandy left an empty space
May 7, 2022 Being together with their mum all their life, Sandy's children, Mandy, Roko and Coco have to adjust to the new situation and the empty space their mother left.
Fundraising for Beka's treatments at clinic Slovenia
May 6, 2022 - In order to save Beka's life, it is necessary to continue paying treatments. Her tumour has been decreased for more than 15%, her nose is coming back to the normal position and the tumour is going down. First annuity of 2000 euro must be paid on Monday May 9, 2022
Another rise in prices
May 6, 2022 - Prices of dry food have been increased again, a bag of 10kg now costs 8.1 euro
Sandy crossed the rainbow bridge
May 5, 2022 - Many years ago Sandy and her babies were saved from an illegal public killing pound, she never recovered from trauma's. Her babies are still at Usko's Nest and also traumatised. Sandy died of a stroke.
Good news for Troy
May 5, 2022 - Troy is virtual adopted by Mieke from The Netherlands, she will be his monthly sponsor, thank you so much Mieke! Virtual adoption is an important way to help the animals at Usko's Nest, to keep them safe and the shelter running. Consider to become a monthly sponsor for one or more of the rescues.
Beka at clinic in Slovenia
May 3, 2022 - After three sessions of radiation treatments, Beka's tumour has already been decreased for 15%
Beka to clinic in Slovenia
April 29, 2022 - Beka admitted at clinic in Slovenia for treatment facial tumour