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Mans best friend

A lovely tribute to a loyal dog, read the story on the monument , true dedication by Dzok the dog... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
via mobile
great statue

found this gem whilst walking along the river with the wife its just past the dragons cave and... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely tribute to a loyal dog, read the story on the monument , true dedication by Dzok the dog even after his masters death. So sad.

Thank Newc65
Reviewed 9 November 2017

found this gem whilst walking along the river with the wife its just past the dragons cave and royal castle .Being dog lovers we were interested and when we found out its history it made it even more interested a really devoted dog its a...More

Thank steve1954Liverpool
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Beautiful and poignant story to human's most loyal friend. A must see for any dog and animal lover about the true and undying devotion of our canine friends. Read up on the story beforehand to truly appreciate the memorial. It made me appreciate and want...More

1  Thank MariWolfe929
Reviewed 12 October 2017

When you walked towards the back of the Wawel Castle where the Dragon is, you may just as well walk along the river. On the opposite end, away from the castle, you will find the statue of Dzok. Such a sad face will meet you...More

Thank knoesenm
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

The story of this dog is similar to Japan dog Hachiko who wait for his master 9 years after his death. Krakow story is shorter but also very beautiful.

Thank Piotrul
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

The story of Dzok the dog is one of the most touching monuments to an animal that I have ever seen and if your an animal lover and especially a dog owner then a visit to this beautiful sculpure will be very rewarding. The story...More

1  Thank Neil K
Reviewed 15 August 2017

...then DZOK MONUMENT is the place where you should definitely be in Krakow.And not only one visit..accidentally or deliberately your paths should always end up in front of this beautiful faithful dog...

1  Thank tz l
Reviewed 14 July 2017

This place is interesting and i thing that more people have to know it. So it is need to be more popular for us.

Thank Aurel K
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

The story of Dzok is well known in Krakow but not that well known by the people who flock to this beautiful city. It's certainly not really mentioned in the travel information brochures but to dog owners and animal lovers in general the story is...More

3  Thank Neil K
Reviewed 4 June 2016

Not worth a specific trip to see this but good to stop by if near the castle or en route to the Jewish quarter.

1  Thank rdella
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