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The Dubai ‘senior dog’ project

The Dubai 'senior dog' project is a non-profit group of volunteers bringing awareness to Dubai's growing homeless dog population, encouraging & facilitating adoption of older dogs for transient expats. Every year in Dubai there are hundreds of dogs (both young and old) that are abandoned and often euthanised. Many people who abandon their dogs in Dubai are expats who come to Dubai, get themselves a puppy and, upon the leaving the country, decide not to/realise they cannot take their dogs with them. Sometimes the reason is financial, other times the dog may be subject to long quarantine...

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