Helpless Puppy Sprayed Red in Latest Animal Cruelty Case in Greece

Animal rights activists in Greece have strongly condemned the spaying of a stray dog with red hair coloring. Pictures of a stray puppy wandering the...

Fur Farming in Greece: Cruelty or Commerce?

By Heini-Sofia Alavuo Earlier this summer Greek Reporter told how Greece’s Ministry of Culture and Sports had turned down the domestic fur industry’s proposal to join...

Greek Snake Woman Gives Thessaloniki a Ssssurprise (photos)

Residents of Thessaloniki got a ssssurprise this weekend when they saw a woman walking down the street with a large snake draped around her...

Monster Catfish Caught in Greek Lake (photos)

Greek fishermen have caught a colossal 185-pound (83 kilogram) wels catfish at Lake Polyfytos, near Kozani, northern Greece. Professional fishermen Nikos Kourtidis and Haris Bountios,...

Greek Center Shelters Orphaned Bear Cubs

Conservationists in northern Greece are taking care of three orphaned bear cubs -- two males and one female -- that were found in Bulgaria. Arcturos...

Greeks Fight to Protect Majestic Rare Vulture

By Heini-Sofia Alavuo The bearded vulture (gypaetus barbatus) is one of the rarest raptors in Europe, and now Greeks on its mountainous island home of Crete...

‘Jurassic Park’ Bird Spotted in Greece (photos)

Social media users in Greece were left scratching their heads after a picture of a scary flying animal resembling a scene from Jurassic Park went...

Family of Bears Seek Refuge in Greek Village (video)

Greek forestry officials and animal welfare specialists removed a bear and her two newborn cubs from an abandoned house where they had found refuge...

Greece Rejects Fur Farmers’ Bid to Join Cultural Heritage List

Greece's Ministry of Culture and Sports has rejected a proposal by the Greek fur industry to include its products in a list of unique...

Meet Kaiser the Peacock, the Only Resident of this Greek Island Paradise

Few places in Greece have been photographed as much as the islet of Pontikonisi, or 'mouse island'. This small piece of land, which is a...

The Greek Island Shelter Saving Unloved Animals

By Heini-Sofia Alavuo Volunteering feels good and even the smallest acts count; everyone has their own reasons for wanting to help. Mr. Manolis and Niki of Crete...

Fears Grow for ‘Neglected’ Santorini Donkeys (VIDEO)

Santorini is often in the headlines for being a tourist paradise. However, a new report claims that the island's donkeys -- pressed into carrying...

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