PETA offers cash to ban Pamplona’s famous running of the bulls forever

PETA offers cash to ban Pamplona’s famous running of the bulls forever

With the news last week that the Spanish city of Pamplona in Navarra has been forced to cancel its bull running fiesta for the second year running due to the Covid crisis, animal rights activists have seized on the opportunity to call for it to be banned permanently.

Spain moves to ban wolf hunting and give species protected status

Spain moves to ban wolf hunting and give species protected status

Coronavirus: Four lions test positive at Barcelona zoo

Coronavirus: Four lions test positive at Barcelona zoo

Spanish conservationists lament ‘dark day’ as two brown bears shot by hunters

Spanish conservationists lament ‘dark day’ as two brown bears shot by hunters

200kg gorilla attacks female keeper in Madrid zoo

200kg gorilla attacks female keeper in Madrid zoo

Is there a black panther prowling around a small village in southern Spain?

Is there a black panther prowling around a small village in southern Spain?

How Gibraltar is moving to protect its monkeys against coronavirus

How Gibraltar is moving to protect its monkeys against coronavirus

Spain makes landmark ruling against pet shop for animal abuse

Spain makes landmark ruling against pet shop for animal abuse

Seville wants owners to rinse away dog pee

Seville wants owners to rinse away dog pee

WATCH: First Eurasion Lynx born in Spanish Pyrenees for more than a century

WATCH: First Eurasion Lynx born in Spanish Pyrenees for more than a century

This horse-killing bear is causing ‘lots of concern’ in Spain and France

This horse-killing bear is causing ‘lots of concern’ in Spain and France

How Spain brought the Iberian Lynx back from the brink of extinction

How Spain brought the Iberian Lynx back from the brink of extinction

Sheep nibble Madrid’s largest park into shape

Sheep nibble Madrid’s largest park into shape

The world’s saddest elephant, dies after 43 years alone in Cordoba zoo

The world’s saddest elephant, dies after 43 years alone in Cordoba zoo

Lions and tigers and bears… oh my! Spanish police raid illegal taxidermist

Lions and tigers and bears… oh my! Spanish police raid illegal taxidermist

First great white spotted off Spain in decades

First great white spotted off Spain in decades

Vet extradited to US over puppy-smuggling heroin plot

Vet extradited to US over puppy-smuggling heroin plot

Barcelona beaches invaded by swarms of strange blue sea creatures

Barcelona beaches invaded by swarms of strange blue sea creatures

The curse of abandoned horses in the town of Lugo in northwestern Spain

The curse of abandoned horses in the town of Lugo in northwestern Spain

Thousands of farm animals left to drown as River Ebro burst its banks

Thousands of farm animals left to drown as River Ebro burst its banks

What’s up doc? How Donkey therapy is easing Spain medics’ stress

What’s up doc? How Donkey therapy is easing Spain medics’ stress

VIDEO: Drone captures incredible footage of whales off Barcelona coast

VIDEO: Drone captures incredible footage of whales off Barcelona coast

Elephant killed when circus truck overturns on Spanish motorway

Elephant killed when circus truck overturns on Spanish motorway

Madrid’s Atocha railway station is about to lose its famous turtles

Madrid’s Atocha railway station is about to lose its famous turtles

IN PICS: Horses ‘purified’ with fire in controversial Spanish ritual

IN PICS: Horses ‘purified’ with fire in controversial Spanish ritual

Blessed are the animals: Madrid church welcomes four-legged friends

Blessed are the animals: Madrid church welcomes four-legged friends

Valencia’s ‘lion king’ passes away

Valencia’s ‘lion king’ passes away

Debate over Pyrenean bears leads to death threats

Debate over Pyrenean bears leads to death threats

Spain’s beautiful mountain wilderness hits the silver screen

Spain’s beautiful mountain wilderness hits the silver screen

Owner launches desperate search for ‘Itchy’, the Manchester cat lost at Barcelona airport

Owner launches desperate search for ‘Itchy’, the Manchester cat lost at Barcelona airport

Granada woman investigated for feeding live puppies and kittens to pet snake

Granada woman investigated for feeding live puppies and kittens to pet snake

Man bitten by rattlesnake in Madrid park

Man bitten by rattlesnake in Madrid park

Hello Cutie! Madrid Zoo names its first female panda cub

Hello Cutie! Madrid Zoo names its first female panda cub

It’s a girl! Rare giant panda cub born in Madrid zoo

It’s a girl! Rare giant panda cub born in Madrid zoo

Zoo animals enjoy ice lollies to cool off in Spain’s heatwave

Zoo animals enjoy ice lollies to cool off in Spain’s heatwave

Topless protesters get bloody over Pamplona bull run

Topless protesters get bloody over Pamplona bull run

Oh baby! Rare orangutan birth celebrated at Madrid Zoo

Oh baby! Rare orangutan birth celebrated at Madrid Zoo

Police sieze haul of elephant tusks from Madrid home

Police sieze haul of elephant tusks from Madrid home

Two arrested over appalling animal neglect at Malaga farm

Two arrested over appalling animal neglect at Malaga farm

Watch this escaped hippo waddle through Spanish town

Watch this escaped hippo waddle through Spanish town

Man killed by charging buffalo at Spanish safari park

Man killed by charging buffalo at Spanish safari park

Two endangered Iberian lynx killed on roads within a week

Two endangered Iberian lynx killed on roads within a week

Spain arrests vets and hunters for cutting dogs’ ears and tails

Spain arrests vets and hunters for cutting dogs’ ears and tails

The war on dog poo: Spanish town turns to DNA testing

The war on dog poo: Spanish town turns to DNA testing

Dog bless you: pets welcomed for church blessing in Spain

Dog bless you: pets welcomed for church blessing in Spain

Spain’s mild winter is waking bears from hibernation early

Spain’s mild winter is waking bears from hibernation early

Free Willy: Spanish swimmer saves whale caught in illegal fishing net

Free Willy: Spanish swimmer saves whale caught in illegal fishing net

Drones to keep watchful eye in the sky over endangered Iberian lynx

Drones to keep watchful eye in the sky over endangered Iberian lynx

Cat saved with tiny oxygen mask by hero firemen in northwestern Spain

Cat saved with tiny oxygen mask by hero firemen in northwestern Spain

All aboard: Campaign for dogs on trains in Spain

All aboard: Campaign for dogs on trains in Spain

Spanish town to put its pigeons on the pill

Spanish town to put its pigeons on the pill

Charity wants recall of ‘cruelty to dolphins’ doll

Charity wants recall of ‘cruelty to dolphins’ doll

Farmer poisoned 24 animals in bid to kill wolf

Farmer poisoned 24 animals in bid to kill wolf

Bear attacks man on scenic hiking trail

Bear attacks man on scenic hiking trail

Catalan lions and bears to start new life in USA

Catalan lions and bears to start new life in USA

Seven adorable animals facing extinction in Spain

Seven adorable animals facing extinction in Spain

Zoo staff steal €1 million in fake ticket scam

Zoo staff steal €1 million in fake ticket scam

Spain tops euro table for abandoned pets

Spain tops euro table for abandoned pets

VIDEO: Madrid zoo premieres baby panda

VIDEO: Madrid zoo premieres baby panda

In pictures: Madrid Zoo greets new baby gorilla

In pictures: Madrid Zoo greets new baby gorilla

Brits cry fowl over Spanish-led duck cull

Brits cry fowl over Spanish-led duck cull

Madrid zoo names rare baby panda Xing Bao

Madrid zoo names rare baby panda Xing Bao

Jellyfish plague stings Spain’s beachgoers

Jellyfish plague stings Spain’s beachgoers

IN PICTURES: Loggerhead turtles hatch on Barcelona beach for the first time

IN PICTURES: Loggerhead turtles hatch on Barcelona beach for the first time