Category: Pets

OBLIGATION OR MARKETING?

OBLIGATION OR MARKETING? From January 2017, Vets are obliged to register at RIVIA (local microchip database), every rabies vaccination we inoculate to dogs, cats and ferrets. When registering the injection we have to declare: owners name, DNI/NIE/passport, address, microchip number and pet passport number (if applicable), and microchip database if the animal hasn’t been registered
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Sports for Dogs

SPORTS FOR DOGS Nowadays, sports are in style, this is an unquestionable thing. We can see people jogging, walking, and even skating and bicycle riding everywhere. Lots of dogs owners want to do sport with their pets, because they think sport is good for the pets in every case. There are sports specially created for
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Vaccines are necessary

VACCINES ARE NECESSARY When we started working 20 years ago, hunters usually refused rabies injection because they thought it annulled their dog’s sense of smell. It was a relatively common opinion, but it was completely false. Spain has been an officially recognized free of rabies country for nearly 60 years thanks to vaccination. Vaccines do
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WHY EUROPE NEEDS ‘POSITIVE LISTS’

THINK POSITIVE WHY EUROPE NEEDS ‘POSITIVE LISTS’ TO REGULATE THE SALE AND KEEPING OF EXOTIC ANIMALS AS PETS The Belgian Positive List is designed according to the following criteria: Animal welfare: Animals must be easy to keep and kept with respect to their essential physiological, ethological and ecological needs. Environment: No species should be listed
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