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Lazy Rescue Dog Finds A Forever Home To Be Lazy At…

Lazy is an understatement when it comes to Mrs T. Her story is kind of sad, not that she remembers any of it or that she’s affected in any way by what happened to her.



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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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Feral Cat Enjoys His First Grooming Session And….

Feral cats have this rumor of being… well, not what you would want a pet cat to be like, and they could not be more wrong. All of us involved in rescuing know very well that feral, stray cats can be awesome pets.



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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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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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Singing To A Tired Senior Rescue Dog

Tina was found wandering the streets of an industrial suburb of Athens, Greece. She was starving, exhausted and was suffering from mange. She found shelter in the offices of a company in the neighborhood, went in, and slept on the floor for hours.




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Stray Mother Dog And Her Only Child Will Make You Smile

Stray dogs in Greece are uncountable, and if you are an animal lover there are times when you feel completely helpless. You know that you can’t save them all and sometimes simply have no other choice but to turn a blind eye.




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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 Left To Drown In River Is Now A Happy Boy

Dog disposal in Greece comes in many forms. You can shoot it, hang it, or shove it in a bag and let it drown in a river or the sea. This is not an exaggeration and yes, it happens more often than you can imagine, especially in rural Greece.




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