SUST Orphan Animal Hospitals

SUST Orphan Animal Hospitals

In many countries countless abandoned animals live on the streets. Many of these dogs and cats have been abandoned or born as strays. Life on the streets is dangerous and full of privation. Injured and sick animals usually have no chance to survive and usually die in agony and alone on the streets. Often in such cases there is no lack of helpfulness of people who love animals, but of their financial means to have street animals treated by a veterinarian.
The Susy Utzinger Animal Welfare Foundation set up the SUST Animal Orphan Hospitals to ensure that these animals also receive help in need.
At present, there is one of these institutions in each of the following countries
- Galati, Romania
- Bucharest, Romania
- Hurghada, Egypt
- Bello Horizons, Peru
Since their opening, animals that have been injured or sick have been brought daily to the SUST Animal Orphan Hospitals, where they are professionally treated and cared for. If the animals are healthy and strong enough to survive on the streets after their recovery, they are released back into their territory. If possible, animals with special needs will be accommodated in animal shelters. Fortunately, new places for patients can be continuously found.
The Susy Utzinger Animal Welfare Foundation finances the veterinary costs, clinic equipment, medicines, operations, therapies, food and care in the animal orphanage hospitals. The SUST often also finances the construction of the corresponding clinic.
The activities of the Susy Utzinger Animal Welfare Foundation are financed exclusively by donations and legacies (no public support).



The SUST Animal Orphans Hospital Bucharest saves another precious life

This tiny kitten was found crying loudly in the street, all alone and infested with fleas and intestinal worms. It weighs less than 1 kilogram and was literally eaten alive by parasites. Without treatment, it would most likely have died.

This nice woman found the little one and took her to a nearby animal hospital. But she could not afford the treatment there; she just lost her job because of Corona.

We jumped in. Thanks to your support we could promise to do our best for the sweetheart. We know from experience that cases like this one are very delicate - it can succeed, but it can't. Such young animals can easily die from a worm infestation.

But this tiny one was lucky, he was brought to us in time and started to eat himself soon after the first visit. In such situations we really realize how much the life of these animals is in our hands and that we are responsible for it.

Thank you for your continued support and compassion!

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The SUST Animal Orphans Hospital Bucharest saves another precious life
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