The Embark Kandy Adoption Day will be held on the 6th of August from 10.30 am – 12.30 pm at the Kandy City Centre – VIP entrance area. All pups brought to the adoption programme are vaccinated, sterilised and ready to go their new homes.
20 lucky little puppies found forever homes at the Adoption Day held on the 31st of July. In the coming week the field team will check on the pups with a follow up phone call and then ensure they have settled in at their new homes with a home visit within the month. All pups… Read More »
Duke was rescued from Mount Lavinia in May with a severe skin condition. He had no fur on the body and was not the happiest dog on the beach. With continuous treatment, Duke, changed to become a beautiful dog. He is super friendly, vaccinated and is looking for a home to call his own. Please… Read More »
Little Trip, was rescued from Nuwara eliya last week with an open gash around his neck. A rubber band had cut in to his neck. He is currently receiving treatment for the wound and is recovering well at the hospital. If you would like to donate towards his recovery, please visit www.otarafoundation.com/donate-now.
4 of the 6 students working towards the Duke of Edinburgh Award from the British School in Colombo, visited the hospital on the 22nd of June to meet the doggy patients and learn more about Embark’s rescue and treatment programme for street dogs. They got hands on experience administering treatment to 2 pups and participating… Read More »
Terry was rescued by Dr Nilanthi from Moratuwa, who was on her way to work at the Colombo General Hospital. She noticed one of the young dog’s legs was wounded and raw. He was brought to the hospital where closer inspection proved someone had poured boiling water on him, which had resulted in a painful… Read More »
Honey came to us from Eheliyagoda with painful tumors covering his entire body. His carers, unable to afford his ongoing treatment, turned to Embark for assistance. Unfortunately, owing to his age, Honey cannot undergo surgery. He is receiving treatment from our veterinary partner Best Care Animal Hospital. If you would like to help make Honey… Read More »
Aranayake, a Divisional Secretariat of the Kegalle District was devastated by a landslide caused by heavy rains and a slow moving tropical cyclone in May this year. The disaster claimed the lives of nearly one hundred and fifty people and left several others homeless. Embark, with financial support from Fondation Brigitte Bardot, conducted a sterilisation… Read More »
Lucky was the victim of a vicious attack that shattered her jaw and left her unable to close her mouth. The cruel trick is employed by farmers in rural areas to prevent animals from destroying crops. A potent explosive, known as a ‘hakkapatas’, is hidden in food that is likely to be stumbled upon by… Read More »
Remember Missy Elliot, who was given her name by visiting British artiste, Joss Stone? Missy was receiving treatment in our hospital for a severe skin condition and weak back legs, since she was rescued in February 2016. This month, Missy who had transformed into a beautiful dog was adopted by Dulan, who had been following… Read More »
The next Embark Adult Dog Adoption Day is scheduled for the 17th of July (Sunday) from 2.30 pm – 5.00 pm at the ODEL Alexandra Place car park. Several of our rescued adult dogs will be coming for the programme hoping to find loving families to call their own. Please call us on 777740129 for… Read More »
We were delighted at the turnout at the last Puppy Adoption Day in Ja Ela on Saturday. 14 out of 18 pups found homes found their forever homes. We will be visiting each of the pups in the coming weeks to ensure they are being looked after well. A big thank you to all who… Read More »
Embark, together with Best Care Animal Hospital carried out a vaccination and treatment program in Aranayake from the 21st to the 27th of July. The programme was funded by the Fondation Brigitte Bardot. The team was able to vaccinate 2000 plus owned and roaming street dogs and provide treatment for more than 200. We are… Read More »
A lucky break for Pinky. It was a lucky day for Pinky, when she decided to walk down the lane in Mulleriyawa where Tharindu lived. It was a painful walk because of the surgery she had undergone. Pinky lived on the streets and was getting on in years. One day she was hit by a… Read More »