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Dzok Monument

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Address: Vistula Walkway, Krakow, Poland

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Nice monument, great story

The monument deserves praise for illustrating perfectly what the phrase "as loyal as a dog" actually means. An emotionally stirring story which can be seen along with Wawel castle... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 10, 2015
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Northamptonshire
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45 reviews 45 reviews
19 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

The monument deserves praise for illustrating perfectly what the phrase "as loyal as a dog" actually means. An emotionally stirring story which can be seen along with Wawel castle and cathedral definitely worth a visit for all dog lovers.

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London
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

It's a great monument in the honour of a man's best friend, proving how smart and loyal dogs can be.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2012

Take a few moments to read the story and pay your respects to this poor dog. Every now and then you hear of a story like this and it just breaks your heart. In short, Dżok’s master had a heart attack while driving on a nearby roundabout and passed away. As his master was taken away by ambulance, Dzok was... More 

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Maidstone, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2012

This is what it says on the statue close to Grunwaldzki Bridge in Krakow: Throughout the entire year /1990-1991/ Dżok was seen waiting in vain at the Rondo Grunwaldzkie roundabout to be fetched back by his master, who had passed away at the very site.

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Krakow, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2011

You have to read the story and take a photo of the monument. This is how a friend can love!

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