30 short-finned pilot whales stranded in BoavistaPublished 07 Sep, 2018 under News
Yesterday, more than 30 short-finned pilot whales stranded in the west of the Cape Verdean Island of Boavista ..continue reading »
SiMaBoTVPublished 16 May, 2018 under News
SiMaBo’s Backpackers’ HostelPublished 16 May, 2018 under News

SiMaBo's Backpackers' Hostel

Colorful rooms, eco-friendly, vegan-oriented and amazing view.This is our SIMABO's Backpackers' Hostel for animal lovers <3Recycled furnishing by Erica GattiDecorations by Milena MaioranoVideo by Antonio MalatestaTo book a room just contact us http://www.simabo.org/it/simabos-backpackers-hostel/

Pubblicato da Si Ma Bô Associazione – Capo Verde su martedì 15 maggio 2018

New partnership!Published 25 Apr, 2018 under News

We are pleased to announce a new partnership with Veterinários Sem Fronteiras – Portugal. We are ready to develop new…

Pubblicato da Si Ma Bô Associazione – Capo Verde su giovedì 12 aprile 2018

Transylvania Animal CarePublished 20 Feb, 2018 under News


Pubblicato da Transylvania Animal Care TAC su sabato 10 febbraio 2018

Sweet dr. Anna Kiss has been with us one week now and she is already a member of our family! Thanks Anna for your commitment to the animals’ cause and to Transylvania Animal Care TAC to make this possible! Hope this is only the first story of a longer cooperation on behalf of the many beautiful and lovely cats and dogs of Sao Vicente!

LonelyPlanetPublished 20 Feb, 2018 under News

Grande sorpresa e grande soddisfazione 🎉🎊: la guida LonelyPlanet riporta l’ostello SiMaBô come il primo posto in cui…

Pubblicato da Si Ma Bô Associazione – Capo Verde su venerdì 16 febbraio 2018

Surprise (and a lot of satisfaction): our hostel listed as the first place where to sleep in Sao Vicente in the LonelyPlanet guide! (and the review refers to the old hotel that had only 4 rooms! Now we moved to a bigger house with 9 rooms!)
Thanks to all the people that made this possible, with their work and with the equipment and materials they collected and donated!

La storia di LouPublished 28 Jul, 2017 under News
  "Well, here I am, my name is Lou, a little dog rescued from Santo Antão ..continue reading »
The castration campaign in Cha de AlecrimPublished 04 Jul, 2017 under News

The castration campaign in Cha de Alecrim ended on last Friday with 69 neutered animals in 5 days! Thank you dr. Guilherme Regy Oliveira and Ravi Silva for the big work. The neutered animals will receive two shots of antibiotics after 5 and 10 days from operation to guarantee their good health. On the occasion the wound is checked for infection or any problem that could affect their welfare. Thanks to all the donors that allow to cover the expenses for medicines anesthetics and salaries!


One more week castrations in our ambulant tent in the outskirts of Mindelo to fight abandonment and suffering on the streets.
Ancora una settimana di sterilizzazioni extra-clinica per combattere abbandono e sofferenza nelle strade di S. Vicente!

Italian Institute of DonationPublished 08 Jun, 2017 under News
We are very proud to announce that our association was admitted to the Italian Institute of Donation! Starting from today we are entitled to include the IID logo on every publication of SIMABO Onlus! We hope this will please our donors and supporters and make ..continue reading »

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