Category Archives: Welcome To Greece

Burnt Alive, Poisoned And Tortured – Take Action For Zante Stray Dogs

Burnt, poisoned, tortured, decimated… Can you really grasp the meaning of those words? Language is an amazing thing, able to capture meanings, feelings and events too complicated, and yet, the actual “essence” of some events seems to be bubbling over the word itself.




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Animals In Greece This Week (again)

I had been wanting to do this for so long. This is the second one of these videos and making them is probably a way for me to “get it out of my system”. What happens here in Greece every single day can never be covered by my daily blogs or a rescue video I upload per week.




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Mother Dog Gave Birth Chained Without Food In The Middle Of Nowhere

Mother dogs are probably the most vulnerable of all our misfortunate Greek little heroes. Giving birth alone, on the streets, nursing and caring some of the least fortunate puppies ever, desperately looking for food and water while leaving their off springs behind, to be the easiest prey for the worst of predators: humans.



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Animals In Greece This Week

I have been wanting to do this for so long. What happens here in Greece every single day can never be covered by my daily blogs or a rescue video I upload per week. For every story you see, read or hear, there are about a dozen others that you will never hear about.




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Charity’s Dog Adoption Day Is Followed By A Message From The Neighbors

Are you wondering about the cover image? Well, here is how it goes: the nails hidden in the sausages on the right were left for the dog to consume and die of. Well, not particularly this dog, but for any dog who had the audacity to step foot in the particular DOG park.



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Greek Dogs And Cats On “Death Row”

Greek animal welfare is no-kill. The way things usually work here is: you rescue a stray, you treat it and  you place it in a foster home or a shelter until a forever home comes along – “until” meaning keeping it safe, healthy, well fed and taken care of for months, years or even its entire life.




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Chained For Life – Just Another Barrel Dog Looking For A Home

Chained for life- this is how many (too many) dogs spend their entire lives in Greece. Can you imagine being chained for 10-15 years? Never exercising, never running free, never being petted, never knowing how grass feels underneath your paws?




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