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hope for help to homeless dogs

This is the symbol of homeless dogs. It is very big problem in Russia. And zoodefenders sometimes... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2018
Thessaloniki, Greece
nice little folklore

I walked past these dogs every day, it is said that if you stroke them it will bring wealth and... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2017
Alan W
Chester, United Kingdom
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| Corner of Krasnaya St and Mira St., Krasnodar, Russia
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Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

This monument can be easily considered as an easter egg from the past with regard to nowdays Tinder application. What I mean is that this monument was designed as a couple of dogs who have just met each other for the first time ever and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

So I've been told the statue is based on a poem of some poet. Call me simple... but I just though "oh... look, two dogs holding hands". Some say it brings luck to pet them... looking at their shine there must be many lucky people...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

This is the symbol of homeless dogs. It is very big problem in Russia. And zoodefenders sometimes make meetings and pickets. When there were murders of dogs, people brought toys and photos here in sign of solidarity and sympathy

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 7 February 2017

I walked past these dogs every day, it is said that if you stroke them it will bring wealth and luck. they were shining after I left town

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Alan W
Reviewed 3 January 2017

The walking dogs sculpture symbolizes two dogs who have their first date after meeting on the corner. You can rub their noses and make a wish. Historical inspiration for this monument was the poem of Valdimir Mayakovskiy. He wrote this poem in 1926 when he...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank RussianSouth
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

You must absolutely do a photo beside the two dogs located in the Main Street of Krasnodar. Really funny and unique!

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Boffino
Reviewed 7 May 2016

Famous Russian writer Mayakovskiy's quote is right above the sculpture: "This isn't a dog's boons, it's' the dog's capital!" they are really cute )

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Galina M
Reviewed 9 April 2015

A very nice little sculpture with famous poet Mayakovsky's words about Krasnodar, explaining that it is the city of the nice dogs. Looks a very poopular tourist attraction, judging by the dogs' shining copper noses rubbed by millions of hands :-)

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank 480oksanap
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