In Greece, animal welfare is based 100% on volunteers – simple people that put aside their personal lives, their families and friends, and care for as many animals as they possible can.
The DASH dog shelter is one of the largest shelters in Greece, and it’s home to hundreds of dogs. It is based near the city of Kalamata, in the south of the country, an area quite notorious for animal abuse and neglect.
This is Louise and she was found abandoned with her sister Thelma in a field in the outskirts of Athens when she was less than two months old.
Rescue stories shared here (and everywhere else) always come with pleas for donations, so this video is meant to clarify where exactly your money goes.
It’s funny how standards about beauty change from time to time, but also from place to place.
Pit Bulls are some of the most misunderstood dogs out there. Unfortunately, they usually end up in the hands of the wrong people, and wrong people mistreat them, abuse them and eventually abandon them or get rid of them one way or the other.
Liberty, as the charity SCARS, the charity that rescued her named her, is an elderly dog, who has been to hell and back.
Alice was rescued by Save a Greek Stray over a year ago. As most hunting dogs that we rescue in Greece, she was abandoned because she got sick.
Markos was rescued almost three years ago, and I have been waiting and waiting for him to heal so that I can finally tell his story. Well, I couldn’t wait any longer.