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Closed 27/11/2016

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£490raised of £1,000 target by 23 supporters

    Weʼve raised £490 to DownwardDog To help neuter/ treat Indian street dogs back in my Hometown of Calcutta, India, as a Christmas present this year!

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    Slough, United Kingdom
    Time left
    Funded on Sunday, 27th November 2016

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    The streets in India are full of stray dogs :( and the Government doesn't neuter them anymore. Every time a mother gives birth to a litter, she goes through so much effort only to find that most of her litter has been run over by cars. I live in the UK so I cannot help a lot with the dogs back home in India, but I go back once/ twice a year to visit my parents and my dogs. While I am there, I usually get at least 6 or 7 street dogs neutered, each time. This time, I thought I will make an effort to make a bigger contribution by neutering as many as possible. It costs Rs.1500 to neuter each dog which is about £17. I cannot do it alone and hence I seek your help to make the lives of those four legged friends who light up my life, everytime I hear the patter of their paws, when I walk down the streets of Calcutta, better & healthier. Neutering them would help us control the numbers and make looking after them more manageable. This money will also go towards treating them :)

    Your contribution is much appreciated ! Please remember that every little helps.


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    • Rima Datta

      Rima Datta

      4 months ago

      Rima Datta

      Dear Friends, Thank you so much for your kind contribution. I am truly grateful. Just to let you know we have now raised £330 online and another £40 in offline donations. So a grand total of £370. Only £130 more to go and I hope I will be successful :)

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    5 months ago

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    23

    • isatou jarjusey

      isatou jarjusey

      Nov 16, 2016

      £10.00

    • Trishna

      Trishna

      Nov 8, 2016

      Hope it goes well!

      £10.00

    • Heather C

      Heather C

      Nov 2, 2016

      Good work- good luck!

      £10.00

    About the fundraiser
    Rima Datta

    Rima Datta

    Slough, United Kingdom

    I have donated to a few causes and sponsored a few sterilisations but I want to do more. So this is my first attempt to raise funds for our furry friends. I hope you will help me make it successful. It costs £17 to neuter one dog.

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