Media and PR manager at agricultural and veterinary communication specialists RDP Angharad Belcher was on holiday with her husband on the Greek island when they encountered Oliver, a nine-month-old dog hit by a car after being dumped in the road. A veterinary check-up later revealed he was unhurt. Facebook plea Unable to take Oliver on […]
When holidaymaker Georgia Bradley was approached by two men on a remote stretch of beach in Crete she immediately knew that she was in danger. As she refused their advances they became increasingly aggressive and grabbed her by the arm. Just as Georgia began to panic up ran a scruffy black dog who barked incessantly […]
Reuters — Greece will be recruiting dogs to sniff out potential tax dodgers trying to take cash out of the crisis hit country, where mass bank withdrawals prompted capital controls last year. In a posting on a government web portal on Wednesday, the Finance Ministry said it would be putting together a team to assess […]
Adopt-a-stray day on Sunday was another successful animal welfare initiative from Apokoronas council. The event took place in Kalyves and drew a sizeable crowd of supporters, volunteers and potential adopters. Five of the 14 stray Apokoronas puppies found good permanent new homes. All the puppies for adoption were chipped neutered and vaccinated. Information leaflets and posters in […]
Rescue, adopt and save one of man’s best friends. Stray animals become companion animals… Adoptions Day at Kalyves village. Sunday, May 29th, from 11 a.m. till 2 p.m. at former City Hall. Please take part in helping the Municipality of Apokoronas manage the strays. We will see you all there!