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Shelter Ugolyok

A Safe Haven for Hundreds of Animals

Shelter Ugolyok is an animal shelter operating in the active warzone of Ukraine. They currently are providing a home to over 400 animals, including dogs, cats, horses, pigs, goats, and more. They've done tremendous work taking in pets that families have had to surrender due to the war and I am incredibly inspired by their efforts.

I recognize the privilege I have to be able to go on a trip like this, while folks like the ones at shelter Ugolyok are giving all of their time and effort to make their community a better place. Please help support their mission by considering a small donation to Shelter Ugolyok. All proceeds will go directly to the shelter and helping animals in need in Ukraine.

For more information on Shelter Ugolyok, please click here to visit their Patreon page. If you would like to donate, please click the button below to visit their PayPal, or send money directly to their Venmo account: @pawsofhelp. All proceeds go directly to Shelter Ugolyok.


The Latest From Shelter Ugolyok:

In the last year, Shelter Ugolyok Russian forces have occupied Ugolyok creating roadblocks in the shelter's ability to raise money and support their animals. Right now, Shelter Ugolyok needs help raising money for the following resources this winter:

  • 10000 Bales of Hay
  • 6000 Bales of Straw
  • 40 Tons of Grains

You can learn more about it here.

Shelter Ugolyok

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