Outside of Tehran, Iran lies Vafa Animal Shelter. It's like any other animal shelter, filled with mutts of various ages and sizes. What makes Vafa Animal Shelter different, is that it's the only one in Iran, a place where dogs aren't allowed to go for walks.
The holiday season can be a difficult time for homeless pets. Shelters are packed and people are too busy with the holidays to welcome a new pet home. Here are some wonderful things you can do to help animals in your community!