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Stray Dog Hit With Trident And Left For Dead Makes A Full Comeback

Stray dogs in Greece have seen it all – and with them, so have we. Every time a new case of animal cruelty becomes public, we are all like “ok, this is a first”, and then another case appears, and another and another, until you are more like “oh, again?”.




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Animals In Greece This Week | Episode 16

Animals in Greece this week started as a crazy idea, and now I am addicted. With more and more stories piling up every week, the situation is so ridiculous that irony and sarcasm seem the only way to deal with all that.




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Viral Kittens Still Looking For A Forever Home 5 Months After Their Rescue

Viral rarely happens, and when one of the animals we rescue here in Greece reaches millions of people, most of us are like “wow”, I never expected this to happen.




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Puppy Found Abandoned And Sick Is Unrecognizable After Two Months In His Forever Home

Aramis – as his family named him – and his brother Mythos were found abandoned in a suburb of Athens, Greece. They were only two months old, and had already seen the worst of life.



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What Can A Dog Do For You On Doomsday

For thousands of years, we have been “making” dogs just as we want them to be, in order to serve us. Whether for hunting, guarding and protecting, retrieving, rescuing, finding bombs, drugs and lost people or even just keeping our laps warm, dogs were initially domesticated – I guess- to serve a purpose.



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Invisible Dog – A Mirror To Our Souls

This video in my way of apologizing to Leila. When she arrived at the shelter, my first thought was “oh, another one”. After seeing so many of these dogs, after watching them recover and become gorgeous again, we can rarely be surprised anymore.




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Animals In Greece This Week | Episode 15

Animals in Greece this week started as a crazy idea, and now I am addicted. With more and more stories piling up every week, the situation is so ridiculous that irony and sarcasm seem the only way to deal with all that.




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