I need your help to continue my work.


Takis Shelter is a nonprofit organization and relies solely on your donations. We receive no help from the authorities.

Monthly food and veterinary bills come to over €8000, so donations are vital.

Every donation, in any amount, is greatly appreciated by all the animals!

To donate securely via PayPal, please click the button below. Your donation goes directly to Takis Shelter:

If you wish to make in-kind donations, we are always in need of the following items:

  • dog food, dry or canned

  • cat food, dry or canned

  • blankets

  • towels

  • dog bedding

  • dog pee pads for sick and injured animals

  • IATA-compliant animal carriers

  • collars and leashes for adoption day

Other ways to help:


Below are just some examples of how your gift helps:

  • dog and cat food

  • heartworm, flea, and tick prevention

  • microchips

  • puppy shots

  • annual vaccinations for adult animals

  • spay/neuter fee

  • bedding and dog houses

  • animal carriers

If you would like to send a wire transfer, please use the information below:

Bank account
Name : stegi prostasias adespoton zoon
IBAN : GR43 0140 6620 6620 0233 0001 066
Bank name : ALPHA BANK

If you would like to send a donation by mail, please use this address:

Takis Proestakis
Emm. Lampraki 16
Ierapetra tk 72200

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Thank you so much for your generosity!


Please, #AdoptDontShop