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Zarkovica Animal Shelter

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If you have some free time and love dogs, it's worth the 15 minute Uber from old town. Very... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
claireast
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Santiago, Chile
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For the love of dogs!

Went today to visit and met the lovely Tomo, who with Sandra works to look after over 300 dogs at a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
EGSLEGS
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you have some free time and love dogs, it's worth the 15 minute Uber from old town. Very friendly guy showed us around, and the dogs were adorable and LOVED the attention. Technically free to visit, but please consider making a donation to help...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank claireast
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went today to visit and met the lovely Tomo, who with Sandra works to look after over 300 dogs at a time. I had the most amazing time, the dogs are wonderful and friendly (although there are also ones who have been stray all their...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank EGSLEGS
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Today we visited Zarkovica Animal Shelter. This incredible place is run by 3 dedicated volunteers who provide care to over 400 dogs and hundreds of cats. The shielter is in the mountains of Dubrovnik and they help all stray dogs in the surrounding area. This...More

Date of experience: September 2019
3  Thank ashladou
Reviewed 1 week ago

an amazing team of staff dedicating their lives to help the 300+ dogs living here! conditions aren’ great, but the dogs are happy and fed and absolutely adored by Sandra. she deserves everything to help care for these animals as she has devoted her life...More

Date of experience: September 2019
2  Thank madsy707
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

At first i was sceptical. Do we need to visit an animalshelter in Croatia? That's unusual, but i have to say, we learned a lot about Dubrovnik, that we couldn't have learned at the old city. Sandra is doing an amazing job there and she...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank s_jaehr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last in august we visit this amazing place, where voulenteers take care of homeless dogs and cats. As dog lovers this was a perfect place to visit and pet alot of kind dogs. They also have the most amazing view of the city.

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank L3747XVchristinak
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had read about this shelter online but had absolutely no idea what to expect, and quite honestly it was the best thing we did of our 7 day stay in Croatia. The dedication of Sandra and the volunteers actually made me quite emotional to...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank kbdm8990
Reviewed 1 week ago

Words can’t even begin to explain how beautiful the work done by Sandra, Tom and all the volunteers do everyday for these gorgeous animals. We spent most of our day rolling around with some of the friendliest most loving dogs, and chatting with Tom about...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank MollyRob11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely worth the trip to see these dogs & the amazing dedication of Sandra. We were in Dubrovnik for a cruise stop & spent part of our day visiting...just wish we would’ve had more time.

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank jamieflax
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing place.. we hired a scooter and took a ride up here and it was well worth it. If you are an animal lover then this is worth seeing. The dogs are so loved by the owner Sandra who lives up on the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank NickyT1380
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jwilsonfaubert
September 19, 2019|
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Response from LenaNovi | Reviewed this property |
I think going hiking with your dogs would be very fun there. Only I am not sure if other dogs are allowed in the dog shelter. :)))
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KirillLukjanov
July 28, 2019|
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Response from Notermanxavier | Reviewed this property |
No but you can make a donation to help them
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