In Yavoriv district of Lviv region opened a bear shelter “Domazhyr”. This reports the press service of the Lviv regional administration.
The purpose of this recreation center to help bears, which will be collected from hotels, restaurants, mobile zoos and circuses for the rehabilitation and restoration of animal health.
“In “Domazhyr” conditions for the animals as close to nature and meet the physiological and behavioural needs of animals. On the territory of the orphanage there is a place for bathing, a den for relaxing and special toys for the development of a quadruped. Every bear has its own aviary with an area of at least 1, thousand square meters”, – stated in the message.
The total area of the shelter – more than 200 thousand sq. m.
Now in the shelter are six bears, and in the spring “Domazhyr” will take another 12 animals. A shelter for tourists to watch live brown bears in the wild.
4 August 2017 in Ukraine entered into force the law on strengthening of criminal responsibility for cruel treatment of animals.
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