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Where Do All The Unwanted Greek Puppies Come From?

First of all, you have to realize how many unwanted puppies there are. Well, I am not sure you can realize it, because they are so many that you can’t possibly grasp the numbers unless you are an astrophysicist and can think in zillions.



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Emaciated Abandoned Pointer Is Now Ready For Her Forever Home

Emaciated, abandoned, sick and confused, Cassandra is one more Greek tragedy – for someone familiar with the situation in Greece, there’s not much more that needs to be said.




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Emaciated Pointer Hit With An Ax Has A New Home Waiting For Him

Pointer: affectionate, loyal, friendly, energetic and polite – these are some of the main characteristics of that proud and amazing breed. Anyone who has met a Pointer knows very well what an amazing breed this is.




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Abandoned – Just Another Emaciated Pointer

Abandoned, emaciated and sick. Just another Greek  hunting dog, just another Greek tragedy. This could be the entire post actually – for someone familiar with the situation in Greece, there’s not much more that needs to be said.



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Rescue Of A Starving Dog Hit With An Ax

Rescue in Greece is like a  Scottish shower. After a good day, when an adoption puts a smile on your face and warms your soul, a dog like Jack appears out of nowhere, and brings a cold shiver down your spine.




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Emaciated And With Chemical Burns, This Dog Is Now The Happiest Boy

Emaciated, confused and with what appeared to be some weird dermatological problem, Sirocco arrived at the Save a Greek Stray shelter a wreck. After just a couple of months, he became a beautiful, happy boy. Continue reading Emaciated And With Chemical Burns, This Dog Is Now The Happiest Boy

Hunter Dumps His Senior Dog And Makes Him The Best Present Ever

On January 12, 2015, we got a late call about a dog tied to a tree somewhere in the mountain of Immitos, in Athens, Greece. I was volunteering at ZEIL back then, so another volunteer and I took the car and followed the directions, looking for him. It was 3:00 am and freezing cold, and we driving in the middle of nowhere for about an hour when we spotted him. Continue reading Hunter Dumps His Senior Dog And Makes Him The Best Present Ever