10 new Iberian lynxes to be introduced to Lorca Highland
The Life Lynxconnect project aims to repopulate the Region of Murcia with this endangered species Despite getting off to a decidedly shaky start, the Life Lynxconnect project is pushing ahead with..
Support the Christmas fundraiser for Los Infiernos animal shelter
The Torre Pacheco shelter is raising funds for the more than 300 dogs and cats in its care Winter is setting in and as the evenings grow colder, the need for nourishing food, warm blankets and..
Suspected bird and animal poisoning in Cartagena and Los Alcazares
Local animal lovers are warning pet owners to beware following a spate of intoxications Imagine opening your front door to find a dead bird in the garden. Not very pleasant at the best of times..
What to do if you find an abandoned dog in Spain
Spain is the leading European country in animal abandonment Animal abandonment is a growing problem in Spain and last year, rescuers and shelters picked up 288,457 dogs and cats from the streets..
Handy tricks to rid your home of cockroaches this summer
Cockroaches seek out dark, humid hiding places all over homes in Spain Cockroach. The name alone is enough to make most people’s skin crawl but these unsavoury critters are, unfortunately, part..
New study reveals how you can repel mosquitoes this summer
Certain over-the-counter soaps in Spain have been found to deter the pesky insects Mosquitoes are arguably the most irritating thing about summer in Spain, their incessant buzzing making sleep..
The 6 best dog friendly beaches in the Region of Murcia 2023
Canine friendly beaches are becoming increasingly popular and the Region of Murcia boasts six of them More and more coastal towns are designating stretches of coastline to dogs, offering a safe..
Spanish scientists uncover the key to halt ageing through the immortal jellyfish
These immortal jellyfish could be the answer to curing countless ageing-related illnesses It’s often said that fact is stranger than fiction, and scientists at the University of Oviedo in Spain..
Stand back: WHO warns of dangers of squashing a cockroach
These unsavoury critters come out in force during the Spanish summer Even the most ardent animal lovers out there must find it hard to suppress a shudder when a cockroach scuttles past their feet..
What to do if you get stung by a jellyfish and does pee really work?
If you spend a day on a beach in Spain, you're quite likely to come across a jellyfish, even if you don't go into the sea The heat is on and thoughts turn to a fun or totally relaxing day at..