Don't miss the inspiring speeches at The Jerusalem Post Conference
The guard dogs of east Jerusalem
ByBENJAMIN SPIER
January 27, 2011 17:43
Meet Shiksa, one of dozens of canines sent to guard in West Bank settlements, dangerous neighborhoods.

In an east Jerusalem neighborhood where tensions between Arabs and Jews run high, sometimes a dog is needed to keep the peace.

Yaakov Fauci lives with his Belgian Shepard 'Shiksa' in one of the few Jewish houses of an almost entirely Arab neighborhood.

Israel’s Best Friend sends dogs like Shiksa to settlements in the West Bank and to Jewish homes in dangerous neighborhoods of east Jerusalem.
Relevant to your professional network? Please share on Linkedin

Tags:
  • East Jerusalem
  • Jerusalem
  • Settlements
  • West Bank
  • Related Content
    Anti-government protesters demonstrate on a street in central Ankara
    June 16, 2013
    Thousands take to streets of Istanbul, defy Erdogan

    By REUTERS

    Share this article via
    from around the web
    Top Stories
    Israel Weather
    • 15 - 29
      Beer Sheva
      15 - 24
      Tel Aviv - Yafo
    • 16 - 23
      Jerusalem
      15 - 22
      Haifa
    • 21 - 30
      Elat
      15 - 26
      Tiberias