Category: Pets

Animals are NOT things!!!

We are starting 2018 with good news: Spanish Parliament supports the proposition of considering animals as alive beings, not things. The definitive law is not ready yet, because it takes several months to approve a law; during this time some aspects of the legal text may be modified, added or removed. The most relevant thing
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SOME QUESTIONS YOU MIGHT ASK YOURSELVES

SOME QUESTIONS YOU MIGHT ASK YOURSELVES Why animals are still sold in shops? Why do people buy animals just for abandoning them later? 61,524 dogs were registered at Real Sociedad Canina de España (Spanish Kennel Club), in 2016. This number only includes pure breed dogs, legally bred and sold in Spain, vaccinated, microchipped and everything.
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VETERINARY DIAGNOSTICS

VETERINARY DIAGNOSTICS   Nowadays, Vets and doctors have practically the same diagnostic tools: scanners, magnetic resonance, even DNA tests, are also available for animal patients. All these tools (when properly used), are a valuable help for the Vet, but no one of them can replace or improve a correct “hands off” and “hands on” inspection.
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ANIMALS AND NATURAL DISASTERS

ANIMALS AND NATURAL DISASTERS These last weeks there have been several tropical storms and hurricanes at USA and the Caribbean. We have been told, in advance, when and where it was expected to rain, and the way the wind was going to blow. In some places, local authorities recommended people to leave their homes in
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