Save Our Strays, Mumbai

Founded in

2003

Working for

Animal rescue, welfare, adoption

Accepts

Volunteering

Affiliations

Animal Trust
Local Heroes
Animal Welfare Trust

About Save Our Strays at Mumbai

"Save Our Strays is soon to complete 15 years and the journey has been very fulfilling for the team. SOS was started way back in 2003 by me when I moved to Andheri from Bandra. The appalling condition of animals in this area gave me nightmares and the only way to get peace of mind was to change these conditions. Every day I would step out to the sight of a dead dog and that was it. I really had only two options, to ignore it or do something about it and I chose the latter.

I was alone and realized the first thing I had to do was start sterilizing strays to control everything. That's when I spoke to Fizzah shah from IDA and we agreed that she would send the ambulance at least twice a month. We started in January 2004, and by the end of 2004, I had sterilized 125 dogs in my area. When I started initially I funded the whole operation myself. Later on, I started meeting up with some ladies who were feeding the strays in their areas and we all just clung together. All these women got together with me and in October our work finally got a name, SAVE OUR STRAYS

Physical address: Save Our Strays, C/o Shirley Menon, 204 Khandelwal, 17th Road, Khar West, Mumbai 400 053 Maharashtra, India

Contact details:

+91-9820141310, saveourstraysmum@gmail.com

Social presence:

Instagram, Facebook

Official website: http://www.saveourstraysmumbai.org/index.html

Founder's vision & message

I was alone and realized the first thing I had to do was start sterilizing strays to control everything. That's when i spoke to Fizzah shah from IDA and we agreed that she would send the ambulance atleast twice a month. We started in January 2004, and by the end of 2004, I had sterilized 125 dogs in my area. When I started initially I funded the whole operation myself. Later on, I started meeting up with some ladies who were feeding the strays in their areas and we all just clung together. All these women got together with me and in October our work finally got a name, SAVE OUR STRAYS.


Support Save Our Strays at Mumbai

Be the change you want to see by supporting location organizations in their efforts. Your smallest of help can starta ripple effect that can a bring change around you

Connect with charity