START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Offbeat

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

Scooby
- 17 days ago - theolivepress.es
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 )

Scooby
- 29 days ago - theguardian.com
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 )

Scooby
- 63 days ago - theinternetpetvet.com
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 )

Scooby
- 63 days ago - express.co.uk
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 )

Ray
- 209 days ago - bbc.co.uk
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 )

Naoko
- 235 days ago - japantimes.co.jp
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 )

Cher
- 444 days ago - theguardian.com
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 )

Giana
- 475 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
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 )

Brian
- 479 days ago - timesdispatch.com
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 )

Naoko
- 1520 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
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 )

Simone
- 1544 days ago - www2.scholastic.com
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 )

Cher
- 1546 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
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 )

Simone
- 1579 days ago - nytimes.com
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 )

Cher
- 1581 days ago - cnews.canoe.ca
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 )

Naoko
- 1584 days ago - search.japantimes.co.jp
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.
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Offbeat

Most Active Stories Today in Offbeat tagged with Spain

top story finders in Offbeat

1. AniMae Chi 217 popular stories

2. Carole K. 182 popular stories

3. Natasha Salgado 173 popular stories

4. Richard S. 165 popular stories

5. Ana MESNER 160 popular stories

6. Candy L. 159 popular stories

7. Nancy W. 152 popular stories

8. Laura H. 145 popular stories

9. charles mclachlan 140 popular stories

10. Alexandra G. 126 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!