The activities of SUST

All over the world, countless animals in overcrowded shelters live sadly or struggle for their survival in wild colonies. Day after day, even today, animals that have become inconvenient are still abandoned, deported or mistakenly kept for lack of better knowledge. The Susy Utzinger Animal Welfare Foundation contributes with effective means to the fact that animal suffering can be reduced or even prevented sustainably.

This animal welfare work is based on four pillars:

1. Competence Centre Animal Shelter: Animal shelters become high-quality transition stations for homeless animals, where animals are kept and promoted in a way that is appropriate for their species and finally transferred to good new places.

2. Neutering campaigns: Braking the animal misery

3. Education and training of specialists: Specialists are given the opportunity to optimise their knowledge and improve animal welfare.

4. Education of the population: love of animals with heart and mind

These four elements form the important basis for sustainable animal welfare projects.

Those animals that are not yet able to benefit from the effects of this reconstruction work and have been born into a world where they are not wanted need the emergency aid of SUST.

Emergency aid as a basis for sustainable animal welfare projects: saving lives of animals




Injured Cat

Another case from the SUST OAH in Galati, Romania

in paar Tierfreunde aus dem Quartier kümmern sich um diese Strassenkatze. Plötzlich war sie verschwunden. Als sie nach einer Woche wieder auftauchte, hatte sie einen verletzten Schwanz. Die Verletzung war so übel, dass nur noch die Amputation übrigblieb. Dafür haben die fürsorglichen Leute sie zu uns ins OAH gebracht. Es ist so schön, dass unsere Klinik ihr die Operation und den Klinikaufenthalt bis zur vollständigen Genesung kostenlos anbieten konnte.A few animal friends from the neighborhood take care of this street cat. Suddenly she had disappeared. When she reappeared after a week, she had an injured tail. The injury was so bad that only amputation was left. For that, the caring people brought her to us at OAH. It is so nice that our clinic was able to offer her the surgery and hospital stay free of charge until she fully recovered.

  • Romania
5 Pillars:
  • Emergency Aid
Injured Cat
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