Spain will treat pets as ‘living beings’ and not ‘objects’ in custody battles

Spain will treat pets as ‘living beings’ and not ‘objects’ in custody battles

The Spanish Parliament has pre-approved a measure which will enshrine the rights of dogs, cats and other domestic animals as “living beings” which “have feelings” with regards to legal affairs such as divorces or inheritances.

Reader question: What are the latest rules on travelling between Spain and the UK with pets?
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Reader question: What are the latest rules on travelling between Spain and the UK with pets?

Renting in Spain when you have a pet: What are my rights?

Renting in Spain when you have a pet: What are my rights?

Danger: toxic caterpillar plague creeps across Spain despite cold winter

Danger: toxic caterpillar plague creeps across Spain despite cold winter

UPDATE: New rules on pet travel as UK granted ‘listed status’ by EU

UPDATE: New rules on pet travel as UK granted ‘listed status’ by EU

Just how much do the Spanish really love their pets?

Just how much do the Spanish really love their pets?

Pet owners warned of four-month wait for travel between Spain and UK after Brexit

Pet owners warned of four-month wait for travel between Spain and UK after Brexit

Seville wants owners to rinse away dog pee

Seville wants owners to rinse away dog pee

Spanish town hires pet detectives in latest battle against dog poo

Spanish town hires pet detectives in latest battle against dog poo

VIDEO: What do expats do with their pets when they travel?
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VIDEO: What do expats do with their pets when they travel?

More than 130,000 dogs and cats rescued in Spain in 2015

More than 130,000 dogs and cats rescued in Spain in 2015

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

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

‘No kill policy’ for Madrid animal shelters under new pet welfare law

‘No kill policy’ for Madrid animal shelters under new pet welfare law

All aboard: Campaign for dogs on trains in Spain

All aboard: Campaign for dogs on trains in Spain

Spanish town gives pets equal rights as citizens

Spanish town gives pets equal rights as citizens

Woof! How to find dog-friendly beaches in Spain

Woof! How to find dog-friendly beaches in Spain

Ibiza animal lover in dog house over 101 pets

Ibiza animal lover in dog house over 101 pets

Animal lovers fight ‘cruel’ put-down rule for strays

Animal lovers fight ‘cruel’ put-down rule for strays

Unveiled: Top pet names in Spain’s Catalonia

Unveiled: Top pet names in Spain’s Catalonia

OPINION: The pleasures (and perils) of relocating to rural Spain with pets

OPINION: The pleasures (and perils) of relocating to rural Spain with pets

Mystery Spanish cat found in Scottish garage

Mystery Spanish cat found in Scottish garage

Judge releases members of Eta-linked group

Judge releases members of Eta-linked group

Police shooting of dog sparks bitter protests

Police shooting of dog sparks bitter protests