1 million people call for the end of circus animals in Europe

A petition calling for a ban on the use of animals in circuses, led by Eurogroup for Animals, has recently hit 1,000,000 signatures and has been handed over to representatives of the European Parliament. Started in 2018 by InfoCircos, a coalition of animal and wildlife welfare groups, the petition played a key role in Eurogroup […]

A New Community Project on Paros

Despite the perils of operating within a global pandemic, November saw the launch of a new collaboration between GAWF / Animal Action, FOUR PAWS International and three local welfare organisations on Paros…

EXERCISE FOR ALL THANKS TO THE RED CROSS

Pets are perhaps not the first group that comes to mind when thinking about those who are having a hard time during the current lockdown restrictions, but all across Greece there are pet dogs suffering…

ONE PERSON, MAKING A REAL DIFFERENCE

In October, cat loving Athens resident, Anta, got in touch with us recently to ask for help getting control of the colony of stray cats she cares for in her neighbourhood, Kallithea…

ADVOCATING FOR SEA TURTLES IN TROUBLE

The Bern Convention has reopened a Case File on Zakynthos and its sea turtles following repeated reports presented by the Greek NGO, MEDASSET. Greece is home to two of the world’s seven surviving species…