Chocolate – What It Can Do To A Dog

Chocolate is not a dog’s best friend – we all know that. In fact it can be a dog’s worst enemy and the consequences of consuming even a tiny bit of chocolate can even result fatal for our best friends.




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Strays Belong On The Streets – Everyday Ridiculousness

Strays have a lifespan of approximately 2 years, depending on the neighborhood they live in and their luck. In Greece, the risks for a stray dog (or cat) range from being poisoned deliberately, ran over and abandoned, suffering random abuse, starving and of course getting sick and dying without proper care and medical assistance.



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Neglected Dogs Dying Per Hundreds In Greek Public Shelters

Neglected, starved, forgotten, without food, water and proper veterinary care, dogs keep dying per hundreds in Greek concentration camps, that pretend to be “shelters” – legal shelters, since they are public.




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An overlooked stray beauty – Bianca’s first spring at home

This is Bianca. I only met her two weeks ago and her rescue-rehome story is the fastest and most amazing ever. Almost everything I wanted to say about her is in the video, so I won’t be babbling for this post.



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Donkeys In Greece Have A Place To Prove Their Awesomeness

Donkeys are awesome, and what’s awesome about them is that they don’t brag about their awesomeness. They are just there, modest, adorable and serene, waiting for you to get to know them better- and once you do, you will fall in love, like I did.




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Giant Sick And Starving Dog Asks For Help And Finally Gets It

Giant dogs are so…”underprivileged”, so wrongly perceived as animals that can care for themselves, as pets that belong in the garden. They are even wronged by rescuers sometimes – don’t get us wrong, but choosing to rescue, foster and try to rehome a 50 kilo dog is never easy.




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Kids Around The World Join A Drawing Competition For The Strays

Kids around the world, between the ages of 6 and 12,  can participate in this drawing and design competition that Penny Marathon organizes  for the second time this year.




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Pharmacist Opens The Doors For The Stray Cats Of The Neighborhood

Pharmacist, rescuer and cat lover (obviously),  this woman – whose name, whereabouts and location of her business I cannot reveal – tries to kill me  with cuteness overload every time I got there to buy a painkiller or sth.




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Meet The Woman Who Dedicates Her Life To Rescuing Strays

Meet Linda, the woman I have been wanting to “introduce” to the world for months. No video or post could even do her any justice, but this is the least I could do for her. Linda is originally from South Africa. She came to Greece in 2001 for three months, and has been living here since.



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