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Photo by Katy Palmer

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

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

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

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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. Read more

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. Read more

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

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

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Photo by Abel Julien.

A short introduction to Barcelona’s tropical parrots. Read more

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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. Read more

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Dogs to be allowed on Barcelona metro

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

Oct 31, 2013 9:52 AM THE INFORMER NEWS BLOG

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

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

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

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Barcelona is teeming with eight-legged creatures Read more

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Wild Boar

Photo by Lucy Brzoska

Barcelona’s wild boar population is getting bolder Read more

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Mediterranean tree frog

Photo by Lucy Brzoska

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

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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 Read more

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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 Read more

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

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

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