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Category archive: Italian Dogs

Peggy RIP Puglia Pooch

This is Peggy. She was a poor stray dog in our village that we saw around from time to time. We noticed Peggy was becoming thin and decided to keep a closer eye on her. The day came when we both decided she had leishmanoise, so we took her to the vet. We were right she…

RIP Patch, much loved Puglia Pooch

Come and say hello to Patch.We have known this little dog for over three years. He is a stray, that attached himself to a local man, the same man that Piccina used to follow. Whenever we could we used to feed Patch. A couple of months ago Patch was found with a badly swollen and messy…

Paddy

Meet Paddy.Some people who lived not far from us owned Paddy. Then just before Christmas one year they moved away, leaving the dog in the garden. Hard to imagine isn’t it. Paddy, of course, when he got hungry found a way out of the garden, and down to our gate. But there was no way we…

Paco

Paco was dog number 10. He was the first dog we rescued in Italy. He was a very beautiful and obedient dog. He would do anything you told him, so it seemed he had been someones pet. We had been told he was on the streets for over a year before we took him! Sadly he got…

RIP Nerina, much loved Puglia Pooch

This is Nerina, in 2006,she was found in a pretty bad state, someone had very obviously dumped her due to her condition. She is a minature pinscher. On examination by our vet, she had to have a complete hysterectomy, and he discovered two dead puppies inside her.He sais she was quite an elderly dog,probably into double…

Nana : Puglia Pooches caring for stray and abandoned animals in Puglia

This is Nana, he is a poor boy who,because of his size and disability, was being stoned and kicked in a neighbouring village. Nana is the size of an Irish Wolfhound and is a little deformed. But he has a wonderfully sweet nature. He has these eyes that are almost human, and when he looks at…

Lupo

Next to arrive was Lupo a GSD x. Mino found him in an awful state by the roadside, he was thin, dirty,and full of fleas and ticks, he didn’t look as if he had eaten in a long time. Mino brought him home. A few weeks after, when he was clean and had put a lot of…

Janey

This is Janey, we found her starving not far from where we live, she had clearly recently had pups, which we eventually found. She had six, four males and two females, all identical. We brought them all home here with us, and after a few weeks the puppies went to a local kennel, who had homes…

Dottie, a Puglia Pooch - caring for stray and abandoned animals in Puglia

Dottie wa found abandonded by the side of a main road,with a green stick fracture to her bacl leg,she was about four months old. We took her home,had her leg mended,and the rest is history,whoever could have dumped such a beautiful little girl? There loss was our gain,Dottie is beautiful.Such a gentle little creature… For…

Dulcie’s Story

We dropped in at our local petrol station a couple of days ago with Tuppence and saw this tiny little dog. The owners of the petrol station told us she had been abandoned and they had been feeding her. They did not want to keep her as they already had two dogs . Tuppence had…

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