Herd of Sheep Killed by Lightning Strike in Crete

About 20 sheep were taking cover from the downpour in Omalos, Crete on Saturday, when they were killed by a lightning strike. According to the Meteo...

Rare Jaguars Killed at Greek Zoo After Escaping Enclosure

Two rare jaguars have been shot and killed after they escaped their enclosure at a zoo near Athens. The incident happened earlier in December but...

Five Wild Horses Shot and Killed in Northern Greece (video)

Greek authorities removed the corpses of five wild horses from a canal in the Evros Delta near the border with Turkey on Wednesday. The five...

Stowaway Kittens from Cyprus Survive 10 Day Journey

Proving once again that cats really do have nine lives, three brave little kittens survived a week-long ordeal trapped inside a car with no...

Exotic Parrot Colonies Expand in Athens (video)

More and more parrots are being spotted in the center of the Greek capital as the exotic birds have established ever-growing colonies, scientists say. At...

Greek Cop Saves Little Tortoise and Goes Viral

A Greek policeman was spotted removing a little tortoise from a busy street in the northern city of Kozani and his act of kindness...

Donkeys of Santorini Breathe Sigh of Relief After New Regulations Bar Obese Riders

Greece's Ministry of Rural Development and Food has published a new set of regulations regarding the treatment of animals working with humans. The new regulations...

World Animal Day Reminds of the Serious Issues Greece’s Animals Face

October 4th marks the World Animal Day, an international day of action for the rights and welfare of animals that is celebrated all around the...

Massive Spider Web Covers An Entire Beach in Greece (photos)

An unprecedented and utterly weird phenomenon happened in the Greek town of Aitoliko: The locals woke up and saw an area of more than 300...

Rare Sea Turtle Found Dead in Greece

A sea turtle that belongs to the Chelonia Mydas species, or the ‘Green turtle’ as it is known in Greek, was found dead in...

Photo of Romantic Cats Enjoying the Sunset in Greece’s Naxos Goes Viral

This photo of the two cats sitting next to each other savoring the sunset on the Greek island of Naxos has gone viral. The photo...

Corfu Man Arrested, Fined €30,000 for Pouring Gasoline on Dog

On the island of Corfu, a 62-year-old man has been arrested and fined 30,000 euros for chaining his dog to an electric pole and...

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