Thank You

The K9 committee would like to say a big thank you to all you lovely people who have donated bedding and food for our animals in this trying time. We are pleased to say that all our animals are safe, mainly due to the forethought of our excellent shelter manager Chelsea Watson. Chelsea had the […]

Taking a Pet to The UK or Europe

New U.K. Pet Travel Rules from 2012. New rules on pet travel will align U.K. rabies vaccine law with the rest of Europe as of Jan 1st, 2012. The British Veterinary Association (BVA) and British Small Animal Veterinary Association (BSAVA) advise veterinarians to alert clients traveling abroad with pets of the change in law. Dogs, […]

Animal Welfare in Spain

When moving to Spain it is important to note that there are a number of diseases and dangers for pets that aren’t found in most other European countries. For dogs these include the fatal Leishmaniosis (also called Mediterranean or sand fly disease), Ehrlchiosis also called Tick Disease), Filariosis (also known as heartworm) and Processionary Caterpillars. […]