If you believe in a thing called karma then a young man by the name of Gökçer Korkmaz is in for a very big treat indeed.

This selfless gentleman has gone above and beyond to help animals in need – and his story is completely inspiring.

Read about Korkmaz’s journey to rescuing animals of all shapes and sizes, and taking care of them as if they were his own.

1.Gökçer Korkmaz

Korkmaz, who lives in Kirklareli, Turkey, is a 32-year-old man whose life turned upside down the day that he visited his parents in Babaeski.

2. Kirklareli, Turkey

It was a visit that sincerely opened his eyes to the absolute tragedy that surrounded him. He noticed hundreds of wretched animals who were homeless and eating food from trash cans, fighting for their life.

3. Making A Difference

As Korkmaz’s heart was breaking, he knew that he had to do something about the horrific scene he had just witnessed. He then devised a plan that would not only enrich the poor animals’ lives, but also his.