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Spain Has Most Endangered Species in Europe
Offbeat  (tags: Spain, Europe, endangered, most, lynx )

- 59 days ago -
SPAIN is home to more endangered species than any other European country.
'Fire Bull' Festival in Spain Disrupted By Animal Rights Protesters
Offbeat  (tags: Fire, bulls, horns, tar, animal cruelty, Spain, animal protesters )

- 71 days ago -
More than 50 animal rights protesters are forcibly removed by police after disrupting the Toro de fuego, or 'fire bull festival', in Medinaceli, Spain, on Sunday.
Can Your Pet Get or Spread Ebola?
Offbeat  (tags: Pets, animals, contact, Ebola, USA, Spain )

- 105 days ago -
Recently a nursing assistant in Spain contracted Ebola, and tragically her dog was confiscated and euthanized in spite of the limited risk her dog could have potentially posed. The picture above is of her late dog, Excalibur.
Dog Who Played With Spanish Nurse's Pooch Put Down Over Ebola Fears Has Been SAVED
Offbeat  (tags: Dog, abandoned, saved, Ebola, Spain, Exaliber )

- 105 days ago -
A DOG dumped because it played with another dog killed and burnt over fears it had contracted Ebola has been SAVED by animal rights
Madrid Matadors Gored By Bulls at Festival Launch
Offbeat  (tags: Matadors, Bull, Madrid, Spain )

- 251 days ago -
A major event in Madrid's bullfighting season has been cancelled after all three matadors were gored by bulls.
Hamster-Sized 'Deer-Mouse' Born in Spain
Offbeat  (tags: wildanimals, goodnews, deer-mouse, tiny, Spain, hooves )

- 277 days ago -
The latest specimen of the world's tiniest deer -- a rare species no bigger than a hamster -- has been born in a nature park in southern Spain, conservationists said Friday.
How Spain Saved the Lynx
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, lynx, Spain )

- 486 days ago -
Spain's impressive effort to save the lynx is an example to follow, but the UK needs to act swiftly
Rampaging Bull Charges Cars in Spain -VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: bull, Spain, charges, cars, video )

- 517 days ago -
An escaped bull causes panic as it charges cars on a busy motorway in central Spain. I know exactly how he feels!!
Thousands Turn Out for Great Bull Run
Offbeat  (tags: Great Bull Run, Manassas, Virginia Motorsport Park, US, thousands, runners, bulls, festival of San Fermin, Pamplona, Spain )

- 521 days ago -
Thousands ran with the bulls at the Great Bull Run in Dinwiddie County today, and thousands more watched them sprint and jostle along with the big animals. "Everybody's happy," said chief operating officer Rob Dickens. "It'll be back next year."
Ready, Set, Snore ! Spain Holds Siesta Contest
Offbeat  (tags: Spain, Spanish custom, siesta, contest, snore, sleep, ZZZ, pillow, odd, culture )

- 1563 days ago -
Some clutched pillows or stuffed animals, others fought back giggles as they sought to take a siesta in public - all in the name of plugging a quintessential Spanish custom endangered by the demands of modern life.
Ban on Bullfighting- PLEASE TAKE POLL
Offbeat  (tags: bullfighting, spain, activists, protests, worldwide, banning, sadistic cruelty )

- 1586 days ago -
Thousands of people protest against bullfighting in Spain. Many people think bullfighting is cruel and that the whole country should outlaw it. Spaniards also aren't as interested in bullfighting as they used to be. Since 2007, the number of bullfights
Spanish Region of Catalonia Endorses Other Bull-Related Events After Banning Bullfighting
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, bulls, Spain, suffering )

- 1588 days ago -
Lawmakers who banned bullfighting in Spain's Catalonia region this summer voted Wednesday to endorse other traditions that have been criticized as cruel to bulls, such as attaching burning sticks to their horns as they chase human thrill seekers.
Animal Welfare Activists to Protest Bullfighting in Spain
Offbeat  (tags: protest, international, animal activists, spain, against bull murdering, bullfighting )

- 1621 days ago -
The Guggenheim museum in Bilbao is set to be the scene of a vivid protest on Saturday as about 150 semi-naked animal welfare activists, some smeared in red paint to simulate the blood of a dying bull, plan to lie on the museum grounds to demand an end to
Raging Bull Rams Spectators in Spain! Video!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, bulls, bullfighting, Spain )

- 1623 days ago -
Three people, including a 10-year-old boy, remained in hospital Thursday with injuries suffered when a bull charged into a crowd of terrified spectators at a bullring in Spain, local authorities said.
'Pink Panther' Fugitive in Tokyo Jail for Ginza Heist
Offbeat  (tags: crime, Pink Panther, ring of theives, Tokyo, jail, Montenegrin, Spain, jewelry, Ginza, robbery )

- 1627 days ago -
A Montenegrin member of the "Pink Panther" ring of theives is now in custody in Tokyo in connection with a 2007 robbery at a Ginza jewelry shop, after being extradited from Spain, sources at the Metropolitan Police Department said.

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