Stray dogs in Greece – and all around the world I guess – become familiar with the worst of humanity, and some of them, if they are lucky, with its best. Joker is one of those dogs who have experienced both.
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Sam was hit by a car on Valentine’s day, 2017, in one of the busiest avenues of Athens, Greece. A girl saw him crawling and screaming from the pain, minutes after he had been ran over and abandoned, and SPAZ, the local charity, took him in.
Continue reading Utopia In A Dog’s Eyes – Living Up To A Promise
Rescue cats can range from quite feral (at least at the beginning) to unbelievably affectionate and human centered. Powder was the latter. In fact, in my mind, Powder was always a person. He appeared to have the wisdom, the depth of emotions and the social intelligence of a human.
Continue reading Rescue Cat Loses His Best Friend But Finds His Family
Vlogging is not really my style. I guess it fits better a 20 years old youtuber presenting her weekend at the Marina Bay Hotel in Singapore (or something like that).
Continue reading Taking A Special Dog Home | Vlog #5
When I first met Dodo she had already lost her one leg, and Linda was struggling to save the other, and her tail. I remember the wounds, I just took a glimpse at them, while Linda was cleaning her, but I just couldn’t watch.
Continue reading Thriving In Two Legs – Dodo, The Dog That Lost Everything
Shadow was rescued in Greece in December 2016, juts a few days before Christmas. She had been spotted by a SPAZ volunteer a few days before, in the outskirts of Athens in terrible condition, living as a stray and feeding off corpses to survive.
Continue reading Couple Adopts A Dog Nobody Would And Brings Her Back To “Life”
Greek strays range from very unlucky to unbelievably lucky. Being born in the streets or ending up there one day can easily result in being poisoned, ran over, abused or piled up in a public shelter and die of hunger and neglect.
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Sam’s story started four months ago, when he was found by a SPAZ volunteer dragging himself on the side of the road. He had been hit by a car weeks before probably, he had gone through the terrible pain and the agony on his own, struggling to stay alive, to find shelter, food and water, with his legs smashed and his spirit crushed.
Continue reading After A 4 Month Struggle To Stay Alive, Sam Is Finally Home
Dog abandonment in Greece is such a common thing, that most rescuers don’t even blink anymore, every time a new dog appears. Some are left on the streets, some on the mountains, some are left tied with notes and some are left tied in the middle of nowhere to die of hunger and thirst.
Continue reading Dog Found Tied Next To A Field With A Note For The Rescuers
Owner = a person who owns; legal possessor. Dog owner = responsibility, patience, sacrifice, love etc. Dog owner (in this case) = someone take care of my problem. As sad, disgusting, and awful as it sounds, it did not just happen once. In Greece it happens every day, and in this case the “owner” was considerate enough to leave a note.
Continue reading Owner Leaves His Dog Tied With A Note For The Rescuers