Worst Snowstorm In Years Just Hit Istanbul, And This Is How People Are Helping Stray Animals

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The worst snowstorms since 2009 lately reached Istanbul, with nearly 65 cm of snow falling in parts of the city overnight, and hundreds of flights cancelled. Despite the treacherous climate, animal lovers are doing all the good they can to help keep the stray animals of the city safe and warm from the freezing temperatures. […]


Beloved neighborhood cat honored with statue in his likeness

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Image: tombili/ facebook Beloved neighborhood cat and social media sensation, Tombili, has been forever immortalized by the adoring residents of Istanbul’s Ziverbey neighborhood. Made famous by a popularly meme’d photo portraying his signature lounging pose, Tombili passed away this past August. The city decided to honor their feline superstar by erecting a statue in his […]