Adopted Dogs Abroad

Winky

Adopted by Mansooreh & Baran, Toronto, Canada, Winter2017 "We might have to appreciate that animals can't speak our language. Only if cats and dogs living in Iran could talk, what horrifying stories full of bitterness and suffering they could share. Stories filled...

Tilley-Formerly Known As Asal

Adopted 24 Apr 2017 by Cameron family- Peterborough, Ontario, Canada Asal one of the sweetest Vafa's dogs arrived in Pearson Airport on November 9,2016. She was welcomed by members of Friends of Vafa in Canada. Her name in Farsi means honey. She has been helped by...

Max

Adopted July 2009 by Sheyda Ardalan, Tim Clarke and their son Bijhan Clarke On my first visit to VAFA in late July of 2009, I noticed a puppy with his ears and tail cut off. He was very timid and when I approached him, he would run away.   I was able to pick him...

Shoko

Adopted March 24th of 2010 When Shoko came to our shelter she was a cute little puppy who soon grew to be a beautiful 50 pound dog. She gained her name, Shoko, due to her chocolate milk color. She was always very gentle mannered and never got involved in tackles with...

Lucky

Adopted Aug 8, 2010 by Ara Serjoie One of the highlights of my recent trip to Iran was meeting Ms. Esna-ashari and seeing Vafa animal shelter firsthand. If there is such a thing as God'swork on earth, then I truly believe she and her team are doing it. Taking care of...

Daisy

Adopted Sept 4, 2010 by Cathy & Don Straub Daisy found her forever loving home with a wonderful American Family! Here's a few lines from Daisy's mom, Cathy: "As fate would have it my son and his wife Lori live next to the kind hearted and amazing Farah. [gallery...

Vafa- formerly known as Rocky

Adopted Sept 8, 2010 by Mehrnoosh Nayak I found Rocky whimpering from being beat up. There were 7 to 8 people who had gathered around him, and were just looking. Apparently a few kids fed him some raw meat, which made him blost.I took him to the vet, and he was given...

Murray

Adopted Oct 3, 2010 by Tina & Marty Gillum Murray was first featured in a group picture at the quarantine house -- along with Darya, Rocky (now Vafa) and Naani.One of our beautiful supporters asked about Darya and decided to adopt her.  When I talked to Ms...

Rotsi

Adopted August 18th 2010 by Neda Abdoh A lovely lady contacted me from Paris - inquiring about the procedures to adopt from Vafa -- as she had her eyes on Selina (Now Rotsi) -  By the time we spoke about the process and we finally found a traveler who was going to...

Honey

Adopted Nov 24, 2010 by Zand Family Dear Faranak,I wanted to thank you and your organization for bringing Honey to us. We are extremely happy with her. She is very active, tough and all together a happy puppy. We are trying to potty train her. With accidents now and...