The biggest no-kill dog shelter in Croatia




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Welcome to Animal Shelter Friends

– helping animals since 2001 –

More than 5000 homed animals in 15 years of existence, lots of tears and hard work, but also lots of joy, to give those who we have abandoned and who cannot speak for themselves a hope in better and more joyful life.

News from the shelter


On 15 October 2014 we have organized a charity concert named FRIENDS FOR ANIMAL FRIENDS at the Cultural Centre in Čakovec.

Bake and Help – Charity Event

We have organized a charity event named Bake and Help. We baked cookies for humans, dogs and cats and we collected contributions for our furry friends.

Friend of the shelter Pseci.net is adopting dogs

Our friends from Pseći.net classifieds made a U-turn in their policy. Now they are listing adds only for dogs which can be adopted from shelters.

Join us on World Animal Day 2014

Small shop opened at the shelter

We panelled the old terrace with wooden [...]

Pull for Friends

Organized by our Shelter and the strongman Ivan Međimurec, and aided by the sponsorship of the shopping centre Bat, Ragusa, Agent J, Scitec Nutrition Croatia, the First Croatian Championship in truck pull and Strongman competition took place.

Tierwald non-profit from Germany is a great friend of our shelter.
Their members and volunteers have always helped us in the hardest of times.

Tierwald e.V. logo

We would also like to thank these friends of our shelter:

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Help us save our no-kill shelter.

- Every citizen, family, company, society, trade, city, district can pay an annual donation of a minimum of 100 kuna and thus help us in caring for our dogs.
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