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Humanitarian Aid: Feeding Ukraine's Stray Animals

Thanks to our steadfast partners Purina Ukraine, from July to December, Happy Paw has provided 188.5 tons of food for 62,481 stray animals across Ukraine.

In July, 13.5 tons of food were delivered to the Kyiv region, nourishing 8,534 animals cared for by 54 animal welfare organizations and volunteers.

Among the recipients are shelters such as "Sirius," "Masyanya," "Dvornyazhkam Dim," "SOS," Boyarsky Shelter, and others.


In September, 19 tons of food were delivered to Ivano-Frankivsk, Zaporizhzhia, and Dnipropetrovsk regions.

The aid reached 14,900 animals in 87 shelters and among volunteers caring for stray animals. Shelters such as "Step," "Dim Sirka," "Dog Life," "Chance," "Give a Paw, Friend," "Fidelity," "Beloved Animals" 


In October, 92 tons of food reached 493 shelters and caregivers. In total, aid was provided to 30,991 animals in the Kyiv, Mykolaiv, Sumy, Poltava, Odesa, Cherkasy, Kryvyi Rih, Kirovohrad, Chernihiv, Chernivtsi, and Rivne regions.

Shelters that received food include "Nebaiduzhi," "Happy Dog," "House of Rescued Animals FEYA," "Animal's Smile," "Step to an Animal," "Hope for a Home," "Animal SOS," "Wet Noses," "Sumy Animal Protection Society," "Maksyk," "Stray's Soul," and others.


In December, 64 tons of food were delivered for 16,056 animals from 345 shelters located in Mykolaiv, Vinnytsia, Odesa, Zaporizhia, Dnipropetrovsk, Kyiv, Kharkiv, and Ivano-Frankivsk regions. Among the shelters are "Friendly Paw," "Our Smaller Brothers," "Matilda," "We Have the Right - 2," "Get a Friend," "Planet," "Baikal," "Zaporizhzhia Animal Protection League," "Ark," and others.


Thank you to our partners for their significant contribution to the well-being of stray animals in Ukraine!