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Sochi Stray Dogs

'We Want To Make Sure They Know They're In A Safe Place': Sochi Strays Arrive At U.S. Shelter

The Huffington Post | Melissa Mcglensey | Posted 03.28.2014 | Good News

After several weeks of preparations and a long journey, 10 strays dogs from Sochi, Russia, will now have the opportunity to be adopted in the United S...

Sochi's PR Guy Explains Everything

Posted 02.21.2014 | Comedy

Listen up, mainstream media: all those things you thought were #SochiProblems are completely misunderstood. Sochi's PR guy (Conan writer Andres du Bou...

Is That A Wolf Or A Hoax In Sochi?

Posted 02.20.2014 | Sports

UPDATE 3:35 p.m.: Jimmy Kimmel may deserve a gold medal for his latest viral hoax. A publicist for the U.S. Luge Association told "Inside Edition" tha...

Sochi Strays, Facades, and Dire Consequences

Nichole Bernier | Posted 04.20.2014 | Sports
Nichole Bernier

I found myself squirming as I watched the Olympic opening ceremonies, physically uncomfortable as the camera panned the enormous new stadium. It seemed unnervingly ambitious for contractors who had also produced the likes of a bathroom with two toilets in a single stall.

Guess Who Adopted A Stray Dog From Sochi

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.18.2014 | Sports

Snowboarder Lindsey Jacobellis might not be going home with a medal from the Sochi Winter Olympics, but she will be going home with an adorable new fr...

Billionaire Saves Sochi Stray Dogs!

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.12.2014 | Sports

A Russian billionaire has stepped up to save the stray dogs roaming Sochi by setting up a shelter in the mountainside. Oleg Deripaska, one of the ...

This Man Is Rescuing Stray Dogs From Alleged Extermination In Sochi

Posted 02.10.2014 | Good News

In January, news broke that an extermination company was hired to kill stray dogs in Sochi, Russia, in the weeks leading up to the Winter Olympics. ...

This Stray Dog Is A Stark Reminder Of Sochi's Extermination Plan

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 02.06.2014 | Sports

A stray dog recently found its way onto a cross country ski run in Sochi. As some point out, video footage of the barking dog mingling with Olympia...

Why This Traveler Will Never Set Foot in Sochi

Laura Lippstone | Posted 04.07.2014 | Travel
Laura Lippstone

Things are said to be so bad in Sochi, the city's given the go-ahead to kill stray dogs ahead of the Olympics because they pose a threat.