Vanessa Mae pets dogs at the PovoDog dog shelter near Sochi
Vanessa Mae pets dogs at the PovoDog dog shelter run by the Volnoe Delo Oleg Deripaska Foundation in Baranovka near Sochi during the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, February 22, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard (RUSSIA - Tags: SPORT OLYMPICS ANIMALS)
Sochi's PovoDog dog shelter
Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska has funded the expansion of the Povodog shelter in Sochi, Russia. The shelter has already rescued over a hundred stray dogs and can accommodate up to 250 dogs.