Tag Archives: hit and run

After A 4 Month Struggle To Stay Alive, Sam Is Finally Home

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.




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Driver Runs Over Stray Dog And Then Dumps Him In A Garbage Bin While Still Alive

Did the title freak you out? Did you click on the blog wishing that it was just an exaggeration or a click bait technique? Well, it wasn’t . The title is as precise as possible and the story is as creepy and ridiculous as you can imagine.




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Paralyzed Stray Cat Loves Her New Wheelchair

Paralyzed dogs and cats in Greece usually have been the victims of the common “hit and run”. Especially when it comes to cats, drivers rarely try to avoid one – a cat does not do that much damage to a car anyway..



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They Broke This Dog’s Spine But Not Her Spirit – Meet Xenia

Xenia was ran over, abandoned and found crawling on the street and begging for help. She was rescued in Patras industrial area, in Greece, a place full of stray, hungry and sick dogs, abandoned puppies, misery and hopelessness.




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Dying From The Inside – A Stray Dog’s Endless Struggle To Stay Alive

Dying from the inside, this is what is happening to Sam right now. While he patiently waits, day after day, in the clinic’s infirmary, for that  inexplicable torture to be over, his own body is attacking him,  destroying  all that is left of the healthy tissues and bones.




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Ran Over And Abandoned, This Dog Is Now Starting A New Life

Ran over, abandoned and found crawling on the street and begging for help, Xenia was lucky enough to be spotted by the right people. She was found in Patras industrial area, in Greece, a place full of stray, hungry and sick dogs, abandoned puppies, misery and hopelessness.



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Dog Dies In Front Of Vet Clinic, Because The Vet Refuses To Help Him

Dog Dies In Front Of Vet Clinic, Because The Vet Refused To Help Him – this is not a click bait title, it is exactly what happened right here in Greece, on February 27, in Kala Nera, a small touristic village by the sea. I am translating the exact post of the woman who tried to help the dog:




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Stray Dog Hit By Car Was Dragging His Shattered Legs For Weeks

Stray dogs are living in an ongoing game of Russian roulette. Every day they spin the revolver’s cylinder and pull the trigger. If they are lucky, they get a non-loaded chamber and they make it one more day. But since there is always a bullet in the cylinder, every day they spin it, is one day closer to getting the loaded chamber and being hit by a car, poisoned, abused or hit by illness. Continue reading Stray Dog Hit By Car Was Dragging His Shattered Legs For Weeks

Ran Over And Abandoned, This Dog Can Finally Run

Ran over and left to suffer in agony and pain – this was humanity’s present to Joy on October 4, 2016 – World Animal Day. She was rescued by SPAZ volunteers and was taken to the clinic, with two shattered legs and pneumothorax cause by the impact of the crash. A sign outside her kennel’s door warned “caution, in severe pain”. Continue reading Ran Over And Abandoned, This Dog Can Finally Run

Dog Recovered From Severe Injuries Can Now Finally Run

In October 4, 2016, in a suburb of Athens, Greece, Joy was hit by a car and left there, on the side of the road, to suffer in agony and pain, until the SPAZ rescuers got to her. It’s hard to tell if she was recently abandoned or just lost, but nobody has come forward to claim her so far, and I don’t think anyone ever will. Continue reading Dog Recovered From Severe Injuries Can Now Finally Run