Tag Archives: save a greek stray

Awe-Inspiring Recovery Of Starving Stray Dog Sick With Mange

Leila was living in a military camp in Greece, among a pack of stray dogs. She was getting sicker and sicker every day, but she never received treatment, until she reached a point where she couls barely stand on her own feet.




Continue reading Awe-Inspiring Recovery Of Starving Stray Dog Sick With Mange

Animals in Greece this week | Episode 19

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.




Continue reading Animals in Greece this week | Episode 19

Stray Dog Hit By Car Makes A Full Recovery

Ioli was one of the many (too many really) stray dogs that roam the streets of Greece every day. All of them are basically on death row. If a car doesn’t kill them, a poisoned burger will, or hunger, starvation, disease.




Continue reading Stray Dog Hit By Car Makes A Full Recovery

Sad Stray Puppies Recover From Mange And Transform Into Adorable Little Brats

The number of puppies abandoned in Greece every year is unimaginable. Nobody know how many they are really, like nobody knows how many strays there are here.




Continue reading Sad Stray Puppies Recover From Mange And Transform Into Adorable Little Brats

One Year After His Rescue, This Dog Can Finally Start Enjoying Life

One year and two months ago, in late August 2016, Save a Greek Stray was informed about a very sick dog living in the outskirts of Athens, Greece.




Continue reading One Year After His Rescue, This Dog Can Finally Start Enjoying Life

Invisible Dog – A Mirror To Our Souls

This video in my way of apologizing to Leila. When she arrived at the shelter, my first thought was “oh, another one”. After seeing so many of these dogs, after watching them recover and become gorgeous again, we can rarely be surprised anymore.




Continue reading Invisible Dog – A Mirror To Our Souls

Stray Dog Rescued Almost Too Late Comes Back To Life

Richard came to the shelter of Save a Greek Stray in July 2017. He was rescued form a military camp, where we lived as a stray, along with dozens of other dogs.




Continue reading Stray Dog Rescued Almost Too Late Comes Back To Life

Mangy Stray Puppies And Their First Therapeutic Bath At The Shelter

Mangy, starving and born on the streets, those five are some of the thousands of puppies born on the streets of Greece every single day. Puppies without future, without tomorrow, born in the wrong place at the wrong time.




Continue reading Mangy Stray Puppies And Their First Therapeutic Bath At The Shelter

Puppies Pose For Cute Group Photo – But The Truth Behind Their Story Is Not Cute

Puppies. Ah (sigh). All fluffy, and happy, and cute, right? Well…wrong. When you volunteer in animal welfare in Greece, puppies are the least cute of all things. Because there are so many of them “appearing” on the streets every single day.




Continue reading Puppies Pose For Cute Group Photo – But The Truth Behind Their Story Is Not Cute