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Animal Welfare Protesters Over Donkeys Brutally Attacked By Local Muleteers In Santorini

Tradition or animal cruelty?  Or both? The donkeys of Santorini are symbolize different thing to different people. For the tourists, they are part of the “live your myth in Greece” experience, for the local muleteers they are a working tool, and for animal lovers they are modern slaves.

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Puppy Thrown Off A Cliff In A Plastic Bag Rescued By Climber In Kefalonia, Greece

This three month old puppy was rescued in Kefalonia, in Greece. One of the most touristic islands of the country, advertised as a paradise I am sure by touristic agencies around the world, for its crystal clear waters and its green mountains and its expensive resorts.

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Constant Abuse Of The Donkeys In Santorini Triggers Outrage (And Nothing Else)

Santorini is one of the most beautiful islands of Greece – ridiculously expensive and packed with tourists during the summer, the local businesses are trying to make the most of the touristic season.

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The Unpunished Crimes Of Rural Greece – A Tradition Of Tolerance

Greece is a country of 11 million inhabitants, and only one city, Athens, the capital.  Thessaloniki, the second biggest “city” is trying its best to resemble A city, but it isn’t really. Athens is home to about 6 million people – more than half of the entire country’s population. Athens is where you find jobs, hospitals, art and facilities, and the rest of the country is where you find nothing really.

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Cat Rescued After Being Shot With A Spear Gun

I came across this yesterday and I just had to share it. Animal abuse cases in Greece are an everyday thing, and today I had to choose among a female stray that was set on fire, a puppy thrown down a 10 meter deep well and a number of stray dogs rescued on the brink of death.

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