Category: pets


Ravel the dog, a Cretan museum’s summer camp assistant

Ravel is the first museum education dog in Greece, attached to the University of Crete’s Museum of Natural History and the week-long programs for young children in August. As curator Lena Borboudaki told Athens-Macedonian News Agency (ANA), Ravel is an affectionate labrador participating in the museum’s Summer Camp. She said that including an animal in […]

Stray… souls

The voluntary group “Help Me to Be Able”, closing 3 years of offer and solidarity in our city, organizes the action “Stray Souls”, hoping that the stray animals will become less in number than the volunteers who take care of them. No animals in the streets, no caged animals. All in loving families! The event […]

Niki Niolaki: What we are doing for the stray animals of Apokoronas

The Municipality of Apokoronas obeys faithfully the legislative ordinances of stray animals’ well-being and protection, as piece of our culture’s evidence. After my assumption of duties regarding the handling of stray animals, in partnership with the Mayor Mr. Har. Koukianakis , we set in motion the below actions: • There will be an independent office […]

Kissamos man arrested for animal abuse, faces large fines

A man was arrested in Kissamos last Friday and was charged with animal abuse over the treatment of two dogs and five puppies on his land.  The police intervened after a report by a member of the public wich was supported by the Chania Animal Welfare Association. The arrested man faces administrative fines totalling several […]