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Dog About To Die On The Streets Gets A Second Chance

Dogs like Lela are such a common thing here, that unfortunately for most of us, she looks like just another one “of these”. “These” are the uncountable dogs suffering from mange on the streets of Greece, and every time (every day) we see yet another one, we just…ehmm… we just go numb.



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Dog Shot In The Head Loses The Battle After A Week Of Fighting

It all started last Monday, September 25, in a village of the island of Kefalonia. Someone called a member of the local charity, informing him that two dogs had been shot – don’t ask why, there never is a reason actually.




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Sick Dog Found In Terrible Condition Is Fighting For His Life

I know what you are thinking, “poor stray dog, it got sick and nobody would help him”. Meh… Very sick dogs like Prince Rhaegar (as the charity named him) don’t just appear out of nowhere one day, on the streets of a city.

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Mange Puppies Found Abandoned And Terrified Are Now The Happiest Boys

Sick, starving, scared to death and abandoned in a square in the center of Glyfada, one of the most expensive and upper class neighborhoods of Glyfada, the two puppies were rescued by SPAZ, the local charity.




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Sick Puppies Found Abandoned In A Park Turn Into Adorable Little Brats

Sick, starving, scared to death and abandoned in a square in the center of Glyfada, one of the most expensive and upper class neighborhoods of Glyfada, the two puppies were rescued by SPAZ, the local charity.




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Stray Puppy Found On The Side Of The Road Attends Her Parents’ Wedding One Year Later

Stray dogs can get from very lucky to extremely unlucky. This is Stella’s story, and she was one of the luckiest ones. Of the thousands of puppies found abandoned on the streets of Greece every single day, some have luck smile on them, and some (well, let’s not go there, at least tonight).




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Animals In Greece This Week | Episode 8

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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Pet Dogs Left Behind To Burn Alive In Massive Fires In The Outskirts Of Athens

Pet dogs (pet being a euphemism actually, but what else can you call them?) are not as important as personal items, clothes and cars – at least not for many of the people who got caught up in the massive fires that burned a huge part of the northern outskirts of Athens last month.




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