The Non-Governmental Organization “Animal Rescue Thessaloniki, Greece” received an extrajudicial document recently, in which the owner of the dog they had recently rescued is warning them to return the dog TO HIM (!) within 24 hours, “or there will be consequences”.
Some dogs are just a mystery. Everything about them is a huge question mark. Who owned them? What kind of life did they have? How did they end up this way? How did they end up there? Why?
Hunting dogs in Greece are some of the most abused, neglected and unlucky ones. They are used as tools to get a job done, they spend their lives chained in a box somewhere in a yard and don’g get exercise unless it’s hunting season.
Tiny, fragile and sick, this dog weighs only 7 kilos and was found wandering the streets of a town in Greece alone.
When I first met Dodo she had already lost her one leg, and Linda was struggling to save the other, and her tail. I remember the wounds, I just took a glimpse at them, while Linda was cleaning her, but I just couldn’t watch.
Casper was abandoned in our volunteer’s gate on May 13, 2017. Tied with a brand new leash, matching his brand new collar, he was just left there, with a hasty note that gave us all the unnecessary information, but not really saying anything at all.
Neglected is an understatement. “Snoopy”, as his family used to call him was abandoned at the dawn of his life, after being neglected for months. He was found tied one afternoon at a volunteer’s front gate, along with a note.
Neglected is an understatement probably. Meet “Snoopy”, who was found this afternoon tied outside a volunteer’s front gate in Athens, Greece, along with a brand new collar and a ridiculous note.
Blind, skinny and abandoned on the streets (!)… He was found on May 2015 in southern suburb of Athens, Greece. Can you imagine being blind and having to figure out how to find food and shelter? How to survive on the streets, when all you see is darkness?
A week ago, SPAZ – the local charity of Glyfada, in Athens Greece, received a call about a matted, sick Poddle that had found shelter in the garage of a building near the local mountain if Imittos. Continue reading Neglected, Emaciated And Sick Poodle Starts A New Life