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City news, 13.01.2003 15:34

In St. Petersburg the shelter for homeless animals will appear

In St. Petersburg the shelter for homeless animals will appear The shelter where 600 stray dogs and 200 cats simultaneously can be placed, will be constructed in present year in Saint Petersburg. The head of department of veterinary science of city administration Jury Andreev informed about it today. This shelter, as he said, is unique in Russia.

The complex is constructed exclusively on sponsor's money. On Bolshoy Smolensky prospect where the shelter is being constructed, the quarantine building has been already constructed, the "hotel" where wretched animals can wait the new owners is also under construction. The vet hopes, that the future shelter becomes a place of family visitings for petersburgers - here they can find the friend of theirs. The vacate places in the "hotel" will be occupied with other four-footed "vagabonds".

News source: izv.info/

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