The team at Animal Welfare Karpathos have a rich history on the island that dates back to 1997, when they first started caring for the island’s stray population. With a core network of dedicated local volunteers and partners, they respond to animals in distress by providing food, water and shelter; removing them from danger; giving […]


Operating all over Athens, plus further afield when required, Alma Libre is a small but mighty network of volunteers who attend emergency callouts at all times of night or day. From road traffic accidents to infected, bloody wounds and everything in between, the Alma Libre team ensure no animal in distress goes unnoticed or untreated. […]


When you think of animals in need, it’s easy to focus on cats, dogs and equines. But with Greece boasting the highest biodiversity in all of Europe, wildlife needs our help more than ever – something that our local partners, ANIMA, know all too well. Based in Athens, ANIMA is one of only a handful […]


Agia Marina Donkey Rescue is a family-run sanctuary on the island of Crete. Their story started 15 years ago when they were asked to take in a small donkey whose owner, by then in his nineties, was no longer able to care for her. With plenty of love and space to offer, Barbara and Fanis […]