Dimos Neutering Session

Hosted by Apokoronas Veterinary Clinic 26th September DOGS ONLY 21st October CATS & DOGS THIS EVENT IS ONLY OPEN TO APOKORONAS STRAYS

To book a stray dog please contact the Dimos (office hours):

2825 3 40519 2825 3 40522 If you wish to attend with cats please contact via cpr@catspyjamas.org, Facebook Messenger or Tel 6949476418 supplying the following information: · How many cats & sex if known · Approx. age · Pregnant · Nursing kittens · Any diseases or wounds · Contact details: Tel number including mobile/land line/postal address Difficult cats: please trap the day before & keep in a quiet, cool, dry place. Equipment loans to be collected from Fres by arrangement · Equipment must be cleaned & returned within 1 week to Fres · Please borrow cat carriers if possible from other cat lovers always place your name on each carrier · Cat traps are manual & automatic please indicate which is required If you are disabled or have never used a trap before or need assistance, we will try to send a volunteer to help Misc. Information · Please read attached information leaflets · Please use small amounts of food in traps! vomiting a tin of pilchards is not ideal for breathing during sedation it can be inhaled into the lungs · Please ensure each carrier has a newspaper base in with the cat as they can get acid burns from sitting in urine puddles · One admission form taped to each cat carrier for each cat · Kittens under 6 weeks to accompany mother · 1 cat per carrier unless siblings under 4 months then 2 is acceptable.

Any of the following provisions or donations will be very welcome on the day: newspapers, vinyl/latex gloves med/large, washing up liquid, bin bags, kitchen roll, masking tape, printer paper, cable ties, incontinence pads, hot water bottles, old blankets/towels/sheets, unwanted cat carriers, collars/leads, medicines & food to feed our feral colonies. read more

Living Together with the Animals

animalsThe Federation (Pan-Hellenic Animal Welfare and Environmental Federation), in its effort to enforce the animal loving idea to the new children, in cooperation with the Municipality of Apokoronas has already started at the schools of the Municipality the presentation of the educational program “Living together with the Animals Around Me”, that Ms Melita Lazaratou created. read more

Free Clinic to take feline skin/fur & ear canal samples

Feline ear examination
common sign of ear mite infection

Tuesday 3rd June 2014, starting at 11am we are holding a clinic to take feline skin/fur & ear canal samples.

Miss Nelly Kostopoulou a Ph.D. student from The Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki will be visiting us to take samples for her research.

Our local Greek veterinarians have assisted Nelly in her work so their is no conflict of interest, it is an amazing opportunity for those of you with cats suffering allergies/lesions/mites or any form of skin issues to have testing for free. read more