Lukanikos, the anarchist Greece dog

Photo: REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

Today's protests came back to take the streets in the capital of Greece, After several months of demonstrations by the economic crisis the European country is going through. However, This note aims to make protagonist to Lukanikos, a stray dog that from the 2008 It has been present in each of the riots in Athens.

Dubbed "the anarchist dog", Lukanikos (It means "The sausage" in Greek) It has become famous throughout the world for appearing in numerous photos and videos of protests in Greece, always acting in the forefront of the line of fire, Barking and growling against authorities.

The following images were captured today by some of the most important news agencies.

Photos and video:

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A red Doberman kisses the firefighter who rescued

This photograph shows a Doberman Red kissing one exhausted firefighter. The just save her from a fire in your home, rescuing her, carrying her and the House by the front garden sacandola, While he continued fighting the fire.

The dog was pregnant. The firefighter was afraid at first, because it had never previously been near a Doberman. When finally ended in extinguishing the fire, He sat down to take breath and relax.

A North Carolina newspaper photographer “The Observer”, in Charlotte, noted as, in the distance, the Red Doberman looked at the fireman. He saw her walking in a straight line towards the fireman and wondered what to do. To lift the camera, She approached the tired man who had saved his life and the lives of their babies, and kissed him at the time the photographer took this photo.


Threats to the refuge for dogs of Écija after removing the PP aid

The City Council worked with learn, currently hosting to 220 pets, from 2005.

Victoria Rodríguez, one of the responsible for the protection of animals learn, caresses to Achilles. - M. R.

Achilles is a big and sad face boxer. Rex is a still larger German Shepherd. Both have a common history nothing cheerful. His owner not given eating nor much less bathing them.Until that one day he wanted to get rid of them in a very cruel way: he tied them to the car and dragged them along a road hoping they died. They did not die. But Rex suffers serious sequelae. It has lost half of its snout truffle and, Despite his intimidating size, curls it up frightened at the bottom of his Kennel when approaching too any humans that visit the refuge to learn.

And it is that that is what Rex and Achilles have been found in the Ecijana protector Association of animals (Learn). A haven safe from unscrupulous individuals. A place to escape the street and where waiting to find a new home and a new owner to look after them.

“The person who wanted to kill these two dogs we denounce and is awaiting trial, It will come soon”, says Victoria Rodríguez Orlandi, one of the visible faces of learn, a protector of animals now it is endangered because the new local Government of the PP has withdrawn them aid that it came receiving City Hall to meet part of their expenditure.

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Irish water dog
Irlanda FCI 124

Perro de Agua Irlandés

The Irish water dog She loves children and happily participates in their games.

The Irish water dog (Irish Water Spaniel), as its name suggests, It is a water dog and the largest and one of the oldest breeds of Spaniel dog. However, is one of the rarest, being known, times, as the “clown” of the Spaniel.

Read all about the race by clicking on: Irish Water Spaniel.

  • Otros nombres: Whiptail / Shannon Spaniel / Rat Tail Spaniel / Bog Dog / Perro de Agua Irlandés / Spaniel de Agua Irlandés / Irish Water Spaniel / Irischer Wasserspaniel / Chien d’eau Irlandais.
  • Group 8 / Section 3 – Water dogs.

Dogs breeds: Irish water dog

Frisian water dog
Holanda FCI 221

Perro de Agua Frisón

The Frisian water dog is - virtually- unknown outside the Netherlands.

The Frisian water dog (Wetterhound. CRF not. 221) It is a breed of dog originating in Holland of small mammals and waterfowl hunting. The name comes from the Frisian language Wetterhûn, that means water dog.

It is a size medium, between 55 and 59 cm., weighing between 25 and 35 kg. Its mantle is thick and curly except for ears, head and legs, where is softer and his touch is greasy, allowing him to repel water.

Read all about the race by clicking on: Wetterhound.

  • Otros nombres: Wetterhound / Perro de aguas de Frisia / Spaniel holandés / Friesische Wasserhund / Frisian Water Dog / Chien d’eau frison.
  • Group 8 / Section 3 – Water dogs.

Dogs breeds: Frisian water dog

Dog of water Spanish
España FCI 336

Perro de Agua Español

The Dog of water Spanish is a faithful dog, obedient, Alegre, laborious, courageous and balanced


The Dog of water Spanish (Spanish Water Dog) It is a breed of dog originally from Spain, traditionally used as pastor, Assistant in boats and hunting. The breed was recognized by the Royal Canine society of Spain in 1985 and by the Federation Cynologique internationale in 1999.

Possibly, the earlier Turkish Andalusian or current dog of water Spanish, the main trunk and origin of almost all European water dogs sub-razas (Barbet, Water Spaniel - virtually extinct-, Água Português Cão, Poodle, Lagotto Romagnolo, “Irish Water Spaniel“, Spaniel Dutch., the new dog Water Bay of Biscay…).

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American water dog
Estados Unidos FCI 301

Perro de Agua Americano

The American water dog always delivered to work, is obedient and easy to train.


The American water dog (or American Water Spaniel) It is a breed of dog originating in United States, little-known outside of North America.

American water dog is known since the middle of 1800, but the background of his true origin is a mystery. Most of the experts agreed that it was probably developed in the valleys of the Fox and Wolf rivers in Wisconsin.

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A dog puppy was released on several occasions to the sea until a swimmer rescued him

The unwanted puppy is thrown into the sea by a young person from Xiamen in China .

In an act of atrocious cruelty, a young depraved launches a helpless puppy to the sea.
The stunning puppy nothing towards the shore where its owner was waiting, but by five times the poor animal is thrown forcefully to the sea.
The fact happened in the waters of Xiamen, Ciudad-Prefectura of Fujian province in the People's Republic of China.
The disgusting scene was captured by a passerby who was walking on the beach.

Other people who were on the beach he shouted that he will stop, but this ignored the pleas.
Over time the puppy, already exhausted, it lost strength to swim back to the beach and managed to reach a rock.

  • cachorro de perro
    Dazed and exhausted: After returning to the beach, only to be thrown again, the dog swims to a rock.
  • cachorro de perro
    Rescued: The young man has left the scene and a swimmer takes the dog before bringing it to the beach
  • cachorro de perro
    Terror has ended: new owner of the puppy shows the fearful dog.
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    We are going home: The woman promised to give the small dog a happy life.

The energúmeno left the beach and the dog was rescued by a swimmer.
Gave it a young woman who witnessed the abuse.
One of the witnesses, the Sr. Wang, said: “I thought that the man had reached the beach for a walk with his dog, But what made us surprised everyone.
“He grabbed the dog, He leaned back and threw it with all the strength to the sea.

“The puppy was very small.”
“The perritó landed in the water some 20-30 meters of distance.”
The Sr. Wang said he was amazed to see how the man throwing the puppy to the sea by five times, ignoring attempts by people around that it relinquish its attitude.
“The man was very cruel.. ”
The new owner of the puppy undertook to give to the defenseless animal a good home.
Unfortunately, the man who carried out the cruelty, will probably remain unpunished.

Via: dailymail

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