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HELP THE ANIMALS OF HALKIDIKI
“We are the animals of Halkidiki.
You see us in the streets, you feed us with treats.
We lay in the sun for the summer is fun, but the summer doesn't last forever.
When the winter comes and you go home we're still on the streets but with no treats and we have no home to go.
Some of us get by, but a lot of us will die by the poison or the wheels of a car.
It's not our fault, we didn't ask to be here but we are and we need your help,
Just a few Euros is all it will take to see us through another year,
Some of our friends have even found homes where they're loved and cared for once more.”
It’s a known fact that there are thousands of stray animals in Greece. We see them every day while we are enjoying our holidays. But do you ever stop to think why? Why are there so many?
I’m not going to go into the graphic details but as you read on you’ll come to understand some of the reasons. Over breeding, lack of sterilisation programs, abandonment and lack of care are just some.
Every year hundreds of dogs, cats, puppies and kittens needlessly suffer. There are laws in Greece against cruelty to animals, but are seldom if at all upheld. One of the biggest problems is over breeding and a lack of a national sterilisation program.
But, there is help!
For the last 10 years, Julie at Halkidiki Animal Rescue has worked tirelessly and
against the odds to help the stray and injured animals in Halkidiki. In the last
year alone, with the help of local vets has managed to sterilise over 260 animals,
Most of the animals she has re-
This is one of the areas you can make a difference!
Any donation, large or small will help save a life. Go2halkidiki.net are helping by donating a percentage for every business that signs up with us to advertise, and you can donate too!
Over the coming weeks we will be providing a way for you to donate directly through our site, in the meantime, if you wish to make a donation please call the number above.
The emergency number is also the number to call if you come across any injured, pregnant, sick or distressed cats, dogs, puppies or kittens.
Please call the number if you have any doubts, don’t turn a blind eye and hope someone else will help.
It’s time to make a difference...It’s time to save a life!
Click on our pictures to find out what happened to us!
Max & Maxi
Hansel & Gretal
The following organisations are friends of Halkidiki Animal Rescue and help in many ways. To find out more, click on the links to view their pages.
For general enquiries, please email:
Halkidiki Animal Rescue
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