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 […]

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…

BLACK OPS ON SYROS: BY MANOLIS VORRISIS

Galina lives on Syros and cares for stray cats at three different locations in the area known as St Nektarios, a neighbourhood of the main town, Ermoupolis…

The Donkey Sanctuary and GAWF/AAH hold positive talks with Santorini Mayor

International animal welfare charity, The Donkey Sanctuary, and its partner Greek Animal Welfare Fund/Animal Action Hellas (GAWF), held positive talks last Friday (24 August 2018) with the Santorini Mayor, Anastasios-Nikolaos Zorzos, who has pledged to improve the conditions for working equines on the Greek island. A team from The Donkey Sanctuary and GAWF/AAH was on […]