Ippothesis is about Equine Welfare & Protection

Friday October 6th, 2017

Petition for equine welfare in Greece signed by ANIMAL ACTION HELLAS & IPPOTHESIS

“Don’t be silent in their abuse, be their voice” by signing our petition… We are pleased to announce that the petition about equine welfare and protection in Greece is now co-signed by Animal Action. A great organization which for years through an equine project of outreach visits they try hard to improve lives of working […]

Tuesday September 26th, 2017

A very unique rescue story in Serres

Almost a month ago we were informed about a horse living permanently outside, tied up with no food, shelter and water. This horse was extremely malnourished and very weak. We gave legal advice to the person who called us on how to handle the situation. Same time Sofia TzonikiGeneral Secretary of Panhellenic Animal Welfare Federation […]

Monday September 18th, 2017

Please sign this petition

Please sign this petition so… as to give voice to equidae living in our country still unprotected from abuse and neglect. More people we have by our side the easiest will be the way to ensure their protection. This petition was made due to Καντιώ Βουτσίνου who wrote the frame text and encourage us to […]

Sunday September 10th, 2017

What to do in Greece in case of equine abuse and neglect

EQUINE ARE PROTECTED FROM NATIONAL LEGILSATION AS ALL ANIMALS ARE. According to Law (GR) 1197/81 which is still in force and Law (GR)4039/12 articles 1 welfare rules require from people who observe the animals to provide them with shelter so as to be protected from all weather conditions, water, food, not to be kept permanently tied, […]

Wednesday August 30th, 2017

Rescuing a horse

This horse is afraid and stressed so much that wants to stand still and not move so as to protect itself. Rescue team members using the right procedure gain trust and move it to a safer place. https://www.facebook.com/thedodosite/videos/1279946508806688/?hc_ref=ARQGbIhC7rHiNK-JlrTArKS4s9X55xj1zo7Le3m1xrSET-raUCpuZG_iDBn1CbrD34w

Thursday August 24th, 2017

Working equines in Greece

Working equines in Greece are left totally to their own fate and depend entirely on the mood of the “boss” if he/she decides to respect its life or not. In all areas where equines work hard all day there is no provision for checking their welfare, their working hours, veterinary care while they are obliged […]

Tuesday August 15th, 2017

Equine in summer

Following days will be very hot so please take good care of your equine. Provide them with shelter and water. Water is one of their best friends. Without it life can not continue. Clean and fresh water is essential for good health conditions. Horses usually need 20 to 50 liters per day depending on the […]

Monday August 7th, 2017

Amputated horse leg

Once again the indifference of those who knew or saw but especially bad mentality of the “owner” were the causes of the horse’s abuse at Laconia. When it comes to the view that equine can endure everything then we have similar results. A horse, mule or donkey certainly doesn’t need an umbrella to go out […]

Monday July 31st, 2017

Ippothesis, an association saving horses

We would like to thank Free Sunday and Deppie Kourellou for presenting our equine welfare association and our efforts to improve national legislation, save as many equines as possible, neglect and abuse, illegal trade, stray animals and stray equines. A few days ago Ministry of Agriculture has incorporated European Regulation 2015/262 concerning equine registration and […]