Katy Palmer captures the intriguing relationship between dog and owner in her photo essay. more

Feb 1, 2018 12:00 AM FEATURES

With more than 105 dog-friendly areas scattered around the city, Barcelona has plenty of space for your furry friends to stretch their legs. more

Aug 3, 2017 9:31 AM Things To Do

A radical proposal by the animal rights activist group Zoo XXI is putting pressure on Barcelona Zoo to evolve. more

Jul 13, 2017 8:02 PM FEATURES

Sunday, in Plaça Sant Jaume, almost 50 animal rights activists from AnimaNaturalis covered themselves in blood to protest against the unethical business of the fur trade. more

Dec 13, 2016 3:42 PM In the City

The city council has announced it will eliminate ‘unethical’ pigeon culling in favour of a new method of population control: birth control. more

Dec 1, 2016 12:55 PM In the City

Here’s a quick roundup of species you’re likely to spot whilst diving in the Illes Medes or Illes Columbretes. more

Aug 1, 2016 9:22 PM TRAVEL

Animal instincts are proving useful in many fields, as collaboration with humans moves into a new era. more

May 27, 2016 1:51 PM FEATURES


Photo by Abel Julien.

A short introduction to Barcelona’s tropical parrots. more

Feb 1, 2016 1:30 PM FEATURES


Photos by Toby Golus

Barcelona is known to be a pet-friendly place, but the growing number of dogs in the city brings its own challenges. more

Nov 30, 2015 8:01 PM FEATURES

Dogs to be allowed on Barcelona metro

Barcelona council reaches agreement on change to law regarding animals on the city's underground system more


We look at three spots in Barcelona that offer special care and services to our animal friends, of all shape, size and species more

Sep 30, 2013 12:00 AM FEATURES

Hidden away in the Raval is a space dedicated to helping abandoned cats more

Oct 2, 2012 12:00 AM FEATURES 1 Comments

Discover the abundance of flora and fauna that Catalunya and its surrounding regions have to offer more

Sep 30, 2012 12:00 AM FEATURES

Barcelona is teeming with eight-legged creatures more

Mar 30, 2012 12:00 AM FEATURES

Wild Boar

Photo by Lucy Brzoska

Barcelona’s wild boar population is getting bolder more

Feb 1, 2012 12:00 AM FEATURES 1 Comments

Mediterranean tree frog

Photo by Lucy Brzoska

Lucy Brzoska has to shout to be heard this month above a an amphibian chorus more

Jul 28, 2011 9:25 PM FEATURES

Anna Clements - SOS Galgos

Photo by Lee Woolcock

Anna Clements and her husband work tirelessly for their charity SOS Galgos which rescues and finds homes for greyhounds mistreated by hunters more

Jan 31, 2011 11:38 AM FEATURES 5 Comments

Saving Turtles

Photo by Marco Ansaloni

From the archive: William Truni discovers that there are not a lot of large marine animals left alive in our part of the Mediterranean more

Nov 15, 2010 1:00 PM FEATURES

From the archive: El Prat use winged technology to keep their avian population under control more

Oct 26, 2010 5:58 PM FEATURES 1 Comments

Barcelona is a city with a huge number of doggy residents more

Apr 19, 2010 1:43 PM , FEATURES