Metropolitan Municipality of Turkey’s southern Antalya province launched a project to build a stray animal shelter that will have a capacity of 1,162 dogs and 732 cats.
The modern Street Animals Care House will be built according to European standards with a budget of TL 21.5 million (around $2.7 million).
The animal shelter will be located in Antalya’s Döşemealtı Kirişçiler neighborhood and will be built on an area of 84,000 square meters (904,168 square feet).
The construction site of the center is surrounded by an approximately 1,150-meter-long wall.
The facilities will include a clinic building, security building, preregistration emergency, personnel building, quarantine building, baby-nursing departments, dog playground, outdoor event space and food storage.