Three thousand clawing for job running cat sanctuary on Greek island
3 days ago - By National Post
THE job advertisement on Facebook sounded almost too good to be true.
A living wage, a car, a lovely house to live in - bills paid - with a terrace overlooking the Aegean Sea, just a short walk from a pristine beach on the Greek island of Syros.
The job? Caring for up to 70 cats, amounting to four hours of work a day. Nearly 1,000 Britons have applied for the role after the announcement posted on Facebook last week by Joan Bowell, a cat sanctuary owner, went viral.
“We were doing a quiet thing on a Greek island - but no more,” Mrs Bowell's husband, Richard, 65, told The Daily Telegraph.
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