Paddy came to us in July with a cancerous growth inside her mouth. She was suffering for days when a few kind people came forward to help her out. She is currently in the hospital receiving chemotherapy treatment, but the doctors suggest surgery to remove part of the growth which will help her take in… Read More »

Little Puppy was brought in with a severe skin condition. He had flaky skin which was falling off. The first few days were tough as his body temperature was low and was kept under the light. Puppy is now out of danger and is recovering from his skin rash. He will need to find his… Read More »

The puppy adoption day held on the 12th of August brought happiness to 13 lucky street pups. All pups went to loving, caring homes and we know they will be looked after so well. The pups are rescues off the streets, taken in to foster care and brought to an adoption program with the hope… Read More »

The next puppy Adoption Day will be held on the 12th Saturday from 10.30am – 1.00 pm at the Embark, Jawatta Road, Colombo 05 and 26th Saturday from 10.30am – 1.00pm at Race Course, Good Market, Colombo

The team carried out several mobile treatment visits during the week.

17 out of 24 pups found their forever homes at our recent Adoption Day at the Good Market, Race Course

The Alliance for the Protection of Community Dogs, which includes Embark, along with compassionate citizens stepped out on the 24 th of July at Hyde Park Corner, in support of the beautiful streets dogs of Sri Lanka, with great hope of ending the new spate of cruelty that has begun of late on these innocent animals. It was… Read More »

“Education of the heart is as important as education of the mind,” and is a much needed concept today. It with this in mind that the Bio Science Faculty students of the ICBT Campus organized “Pooch Pawfections,” together with Embark, an event to raise awareness on how our furry friends can help reduce stress levels and to highlight… Read More »

Sudu was brought from Piliyandala with a wound on the side of her stomach. Further investigations showed that it was indeed a cancerous growth. She is currently receiving medical treatment but will need to undergo surgery to remove the cancer once her blood work is better. She needs support with her medical bills. If you… Read More »

10 years of Embark was a celebration of all the dogs we helped heal and re home over the years. And what better way to celebrate than with an adoption day at the Sooriya Village? 4 pups including Devi who is one of our adult dogs found their forever families on the day. Looking back,… Read More »

The team carried out several mobile treatment visits over the month. The visits are based on the hotline calls, Facebook messages and emails we receive on a daily basis. Basic treatments are provided for skin conditions, minor infections and other small ailments. Please call us on 773429025 or send us an email to [email protected] if… Read More »

The team carried out several mobile treatment visits during the week. Most often it is to treat pups/ adult dogs with skin conditions. It is wonderful to see communities come forward to care for the street dogs in their area. Please call us on 773429025 for more details on the visits

11 out of 14 pups found their forever homes at our recent adoption program in Ja ela. This includes a loving forever home for one of our favorite adult dogs, Tally. An adoption program is a chance we create for people to make a conscious decision to give a street dog a forever home. Often… Read More »

Queen was found on the streets of Colombo with a maggot infested wound on his ear and other burn marks on his face and head. Further investigations found Queen to be a victim of an acid attack. A heartless human being had thrown acid on him and left him to die. Fortunately for Queen, Deepal… Read More »

The recent floods affected the lives of many people and animals. Embark launched a rescue mission to help these animals, together with the help of many volunteers who also conducted their own rescue programs. It was a pleasure to see that many families had not left their pets behind which was a stark contrast to… Read More »

The volunteer training program was held on the 20th of May at the Sooriya Village. The objectives of the training day was to review the volunteer training manual, answer any questions related to volunteer opportunities at Embark, and build Embark’s volunteer community. If you would like to be a part of our next volunteer day… Read More »

A sterilization and vaccination campaign was held from the 6th – 9th of May at the Pooneryn Army base. The program was funded by the generosity of donors together with Embark funds. With the funds raised, Embark managed to treat, sterilize and vaccinate more than 200 street dogs inside the camp. The veterinary partner for… Read More »

A cow and a calf rescued from the slaughter house was looked after by the priest at the Pillawa Temple. The cow had unfortunately suffered injuries during her transportation and was unable to stand up as her hind legs were damaged. The Embark team along with the vets from Best Care Animal Hospital and the… Read More »