The guard dogs of east Jerusalem

Meet Shiksa, one of dozens of canines sent to guard in West Bank settlements, dangerous neighborhoods.

By BENJAMIN SPIER
January 27, 2011 17:43

 
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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.

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