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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 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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Cat Hit With Fishing Spear And Thrown Down A Sewer Drain Makes An Amazing Recovery

Being a stray in Greece means being on death row basically. They are in constant danger, and risk being poisoned, ran over on simply subject to the most innovative and ridiculous types of animal cruelty that you can imagine.




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Dog Killer Goes Unpunished 3 Years After Deliberately Murdering A Puppy In Greece

Dog killer Kostas Liapis, a restaurant owner in the village of Nea Stira, in the island of Evia in Greece still goes unpunished three whole years after he deliberately lured a three month old puppy with food and then broke her skull with a wooden chair.




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Stray Dog Shot In The Head Now Lives The Life Of A Star

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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Shot In The Face And Blinded, This Dog Joined The Annual Marathon For The Strays

Shot in the face – this was Morgan’s “reward” for approaching one of us “humans” for affection, on February 6, 2015, in Elefsina, in the outskirts of Athens, Greece.




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Puppy Burned With Acid Lost The Battle Weeks After His Rescue

Ozzy was rescued on June 14 in Trikala, Greece. He was found in the town’s train station, as he was trying to seek asylum in the booking office, trying to find a place where he could hide from the world – this ugly, dirty world we built and we no longer deserve to live in.




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Pit Bull That Gave Birth Chained And Alone Is Now Safe With Her Remaining Puppies

Pit Bulls… poor, sad Pit Bulls suffer so much in the hands of ignorant, disgusting people. For obvious reasons, they attract the worst of the worst and they are treated like killing machines by people bragging about it. While all they need is to be around people and be treated as family members, the “characteristics” of the breed (at least the ones some people choose to focus one) are their enemy.



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