keyword: animal law

2017.04.04 april 2017 The De-objectification of Animals (II)
2017.02.06 february 2017 7 Years of the Animal Law Website
2015.11.09 november 2015 Holy Cow!
2015.04.22 april 2015 The first order to show cause and writ of habeas corpus ever for the Nonhuman Rights Project
2014.09.24 september 2014 The Parliament of Galicia approve the New Protection Animal Law
2014.09.24 september 2014 Woman kills six dog puppies and throws them into a trash container (Lugo). Charged for presumed animal abuse
2014.09.23 september 2014 Man sentenced for a misdemeanour of animal abuse for letting his two dogs die from hunger and neglect. (Pontevedra)
2014.09.22 september 2014 Two Army officers, sentenced for illegal hunting in the military compound
2014.09.03 september 2014 The New Animal Ownership Ordinance enters in force in Jerez de la Frontera
2014.08.30 august 2014 Starting in January Zaragoza will fine the stores that exhibit animals in storefronts
2014.08.28 august 2014 Modification without use of the legal channels of the Regulation regarding animal ownership in Plasencia (Cáceres)
2014.08.27 august 2014 UPyD reiterates the need to strengthen the penalties for animal abandonment and abuse in Murcia
2014.08.27 august 2014 Two men charged for abusing 39 horses in Mula (Murcia)
2014.08.27 august 2014 Man charged for letting his sheep die, malnourished and dehydrated
2014.08.26 august 2014 Overcrowding and abuse of 56 hunting dogs in the Community of Madrid. Criminal charges for the owner
2014.08.25 august 2014 A livestock farmer charged for presumed abandon and animal abuse in Burgos
2014.08.21 august 2014 The success of the II Global Animal Law conference in Barcelona
2014.08.17 august 2014 Ceuta finalizes the processes to approve the Regulation on Animal Ownership
2014.08.16 august 2014 New case of abuse against horses in Albacete without any seizure of the animals
2014.08.14 august 2014 The great 'Burrada'
2014.08.14 august 2014 Owner of a malnourished dog in critical state charged on the presumption of animal abuse in Castellón
2014.08.13 august 2014 A dog caretaker charged on the presumption of animal abuse in Zaragoza
2014.08.10 august 2014 Bull Rights with American Bison in La Rioja reported by Ecologistas en Acción.
2014.08.09 august 2014 Man travels with a dog tied to the car bumper (Asturias). Reports for misdemeanor or crime of animal abuse.
2014.08.09 august 2014 New Regulatory Ordinance on the Registration of Potentially Dangerous Animals published in Chinchilla de Montearagón
2014.08.08 august 2014 The Director of a Protector Association in Fuerteventura charged on the presumption of animal abuse.
2014.08.07 august 2014 Man abuses and injects heroin into a cat in Pennsylvania. Arrested for animal abuse and possession of narcotics
2014.08.06 august 2014 Celebration of the correbous in Aldea (Tarragona), reported by ACTYMA
2014.08.06 august 2014 Cat smashed against the ground in Barakaldo (Biscay). Administrative complaint for animal abuse.
2014.08.05 august 2014 Animal abuse in Mexican circus. Fine and seizure by the Public Prosecutor for the environment
2014.08.02 august 2014 A writ of habeas corpus presented to liberate a chimpanzee from an Argentine zoo
2014.08.01 august 2014 Administrative fine for neglecting 48 dogs in Mogán (Gran Canaria)
2014.07.31 july 2014 Man arrested for presumed animal abuse after nine horses were found dead on his farm in Madrid
2014.07.30 july 2014 PACMA denounces the Municipal Government of Binaced on the presumption of animal abuse
2014.07.30 july 2014 Hunting with “Parany” Technique. Sentence from District Court in Castellón confirmed
2014.07.28 july 2014 Three month prison sentence for animal abuse confirmed in Zamora
2014.07.26 july 2014 Man arrested for presumably killing a dog on a public thoroughfare in Córdoba
2014.07.25 july 2014 Two sentences from A Coruña require the persons adopting a dog and a cat to return the animals
2014.07.24 july 2014 Man arrested for abusing and attempting to poison his dog with sedatives
2014.07.24 july 2014 ANPBA requests a ban on the “bous al carrer” [bulls on the street] in Sagunt
2014.07.22 july 2014 The “inaction” regarding animal abuse by the Regional Government of Galicia is denounced
2014.07.21 july 2014 Woman charged for leaving her dog locked on a balcony, in the heat and without water
2014.07.21 july 2014 Woman arrested for presumed animal abuse and injuries in Peñarroya-Pueblonuevo
2014.07.18 july 2014 Man charged for abusing a Puppy which destroyed a 50 Euro bill (Vigo)
2014.07.18 july 2014 Man sentenced to a 180 Euro fine for abusing his German Shepherd
2014.07.16 july 2014 Man charged for kicking his partner’s dog (Vigo)
2014.07.16 july 2014 Initial approval for the animal ownership ordinance in Montseny
2014.07.16 july 2014 Barcelona to create a registry of animal abusers
2014.07.15 july 2014 First man arrested for animal abuse in Mexico City
2014.07.14 july 2014 Man arrested for killing a neighbor’s dog by throwing it from the fourth floor in Calatayud
2014.07.12 july 2014 Man sentenced to pay 720 Euros for castrating a pony in an illegal manner
2014.07.10 july 2014 The Mayor of Calvarrasa de Abajo (Salamanca) denounces the abandonment and abuse of a donkey and the inactivity of public administrations
2014.07.10 july 2014 Sagunto is declared a municipality against the abuse of animals
2014.07.09 july 2014 PACMA charges that the Principality of Asturias authorizes the reduction in the number of “abandoned” dogs in Laviana
2014.07.08 july 2014 The Government clarifies that it will not prohibit the sale of dogs and cats in shops
2014.07.07 july 2014 Three people charged, two of them minors, for abusing a donkey in Almería
2014.07.06 july 2014 PACMA presents a report for the presumed crime of animal abuse in Júzcar (Málaga)
2014.07.04 july 2014 The Municipal Government of Talavera delimits spaces to allow dogs to run free
2014.07.04 july 2014 Request to the Government of Navarra to clarify the state of all animal abuse charges presented since 1994 and supposedly archived
2014.07.04 july 2014 India prohibits the import of foie gras due to the abuse of ducks
2014.07.04 july 2014 IU proposes that Almuñécar is declared an anti-bullfighting municipality
2014.07.03 july 2014 Illegal traffic of puppies coming from Slovakia, reported in Seville
2014.07.03 july 2014 Administrative report against three spectacles of correbous and bou embolat celebrated in Tarragona
2014.07.03 july 2014 A Illa de Arousa considers reducing the tax to register potentially dangerous dogs
2014.07.02 july 2014 Two tied up dogs with paper in their mouths killed by blows
2014.07.01 july 2014 Santa Cruz de Tenerife prohibits the sale of animals on the Rastro.
2014.07.01 july 2014 The Municipal Government of Ontur to approve its first ordinance on animals
2014.06.30 june 2014 The owner of various cats is charged on the presumption of animal abuse in Burjassot (Valencia)
2014.06.28 june 2014 Man sentenced to three months in prison and a three year professional disqualification for abusing 22 horses in Manganeses (Zamora)
2014.06.26 june 2014 Woman charged for presumed animal abuse after various dog adoptions in Nules (Castellón)
2014.06.26 june 2014 Municipal Kennel currently in construction in San Rafael (Argentina)
2014.06.25 june 2014 Woman in Badajoz sentenced to nine months in prison for animal abuse for not feeding her animals
2014.06.24 june 2014 Three people arrested as the presumed perpetrators of a crime of abuse against a mare in Cella (Teruel)
2014.06.23 june 2014 Animal abuse will be considered a crime in Mexico
2014.06.21 june 2014 Man charged for falsifying the death of a donkey in Vigo
2014.06.21 june 2014 Man accused for the presumed crime of animal abuse facing up to six months in prison in Huelva
2014.06.19 june 2014 Man arrested on the presumption of animal abuse for the death of two dogs in La Codosera (Badajoz)
2014.06.18 june 2014 Draft of the Pre-project for a State Law regulating the sale and ownership of dogs and cats
2014.06.17 june 2014 Man charged of hunting using the “enfilat” in Alfondeguilla (Castellón)
2014.06.14 june 2014 The Federal District of Mexico now also prohibits animals in circuses
2014.06.14 june 2014 Six workers from a meat fodder Factory charged with presumably using sick animals
2014.06.14 june 2014 A report filed for animal abuse after finding a dead puppy cut in half
2014.06.14 june 2014 Two men arrested in Almería for a presumed crime against protected fauna for selling protected turtles online
2014.06.12 june 2014 Man reported for renting malnourished horses
2014.06.11 june 2014 Last steps for the Pre-project for sale and responsible ownership of dogs and cats at the state level
2014.06.11 june 2014 Tavernes de Valldigna (Valencia) does not prohibit circuses with animals
2014.06.11 june 2014 Man fined 1200 Euros for a crime of animal abuse for amputating the ears of a puppy
2014.06.06 june 2014 The Municipal Government of León reported for “massive extermination” of rabbits
2014.06.06 june 2014 Father and son arrested for presumed animal abuse in Bullas (Murcia)
2014.06.05 june 2014 Woman charged on the presumption of animal abuse for poisoning six cats
2014.06.02 june 2014 Owner of a dog which died due to heat in a car found guilty
2014.06.01 june 2014 Collection of signatures to request prohibiting sacrifices
2014.06.01 june 2014 Man sentenced to 15 years in prison for three accounts of animal cruelty, among other charges, in the US
2014.05.31 may 2014 Two men arrested for trying to hang a dog
2014.05.30 may 2014 Guadalajara approves a new animal ownership ordinance
2014.05.30 may 2014 Jerez de la Frontera approves its new municipal Ordinance on animals
2014.05.29 may 2014 Man charged for having two dogs in a state of abandonment, one of which died
2014.05.29 may 2014 The Congress of Jalisco approves various legislative reforms against animal abuse
2014.05.27 may 2014 Man arrested for placing poisoned traps and Causing the death of animals
2014.05.27 may 2014 Four men charged for abuse of five roosters used for fighting
2014.05.27 may 2014 Man found guilty for cruelly mistreating a two month old dog
2014.05.27 may 2014 Man charged alter finding the cadavers of ten dogs in a cave
2014.05.22 may 2014 The WTO finds in favor of the EU ban on the sale of seal products
2014.05.21 may 2014 A network dedicated to the illegal trafficking of protected species broken up
2014.05.21 may 2014 The American city of Ketchum approves the ban on circuses with wild animals
2014.05.20 may 2014 Sanctioning procedures started against the Municipal Government of Marbella for abandoning horses
2014.05.20 may 2014 Hunter reported for presumably abusing his dogs
2014.05.19 may 2014 3,200 Euro fine for Mister Guau for the sale of infirm animals
2014.05.19 may 2014 The owner of a dog which killed three sheep found guilty
2014.05.19 may 2014 Fortaleza (Brasil) prohibits las vaquejadas, rodeos and spectacles that abuse animals.
2014.05.19 may 2014 The Ordinance on Animals is approved in the city of Vallehermoso (La Gomera)
2014.05.17 may 2014 Man charged for shooting a puppy and throwing it in the trash
2014.05.16 may 2014 The City Government of Ascó reported for using live roosters as a prize in local festivals
2014.05.15 may 2014 Two men charged for the abuse and deaths of six greyhounds
2014.05.15 may 2014 New cases of horses with their legs bound reported in Monte de Domaio
2014.05.15 may 2014 The president of the Veterinary Association of Cantabria declares the need to modify the current animal protection laws
2014.05.15 may 2014 The Argentine city of Gualeguaychú suspends the jineteada to evaluate if animal abuse exists
2014.05.14 may 2014 Owner of an illegal kennel charged on the presumption of animal abuse and for harm against public health
2014.05.13 may 2014 Man who beat and threw his dog from the first floor charged on the presumption of animal abuse
2014.05.12 may 2014 UPyD proposes a Framework Law for Domestic Animal Protection to Congress
2014.05.10 may 2014 Kennel in Murcia investigated for the presumed crime of animal abuse
2014.05.09 may 2014 Woman sentenced to five months in prison for throwing two dogs and a cat through her window
2014.05.08 may 2014 Man arrested on the presumption of animal abuse for amputating a dog’s penis
2014.05.08 may 2014 Manager of a hunting reserve found guilty for poisoning animals
2014.05.08 may 2014 Proceedings begin for presumed animal abuse for beating a dog to death
2014.05.08 may 2014 President of the O Santiaguiño foundation charged on the presumption of animal abuse
2014.05.08 may 2014 Organizers of the correbous of L’Ampolla in 2012 appear before the judge
2014.05.08 may 2014 Beginnings of new European legislation about horse welfare
2014.05.07 may 2014 Crocodiles also cry
2014.05.07 may 2014 The Catalan Parliament approves the processing of a circus animal ban
2014.05.06 may 2014 Man charged for letting two horses and a dog die
2014.05.06 may 2014 The Galician Parliament admits the modification of the animal protection law for processing
2014.05.06 may 2014 CUP proposes the prohibition of correbous among its measures against animal abuse
2014.05.05 may 2014 The director of a swine farm accused of animal abuse for abandoning his animals
2014.05.02 may 2014 Costa Rica prohibits and criminally punishes dog fights
2014.05.01 may 2014 Owner of a dog and cat locked without found or water for thirteen days punished
2014.05.01 may 2014 Man arrested after dogs were found in unhealthy and unsanitary conditions (Zaragoza)
2014.05.01 may 2014 Married couple reported for throwing their neighbor’s dog out the window (Oviedo)
2014.05.01 may 2014 Not guilty verdict revoked for the owner of dogs which killed another dog in Málaga
2014.04.25 april 2014 Woman judged on the presumption of animal abuse for throwing several dogs from a balcony causing their death
2014.04.25 april 2014 Man reported on the presumption of animal abuse for beating his dog with force in the beach of El Torreón (Mijas – Málaga)
2014.04.25 april 2014 Two men charged for animal abuse after six dead dogs were found on a canine residence
2014.04.23 april 2014 Man judged for a presumed crime of animal abuse for shooting cats on his street
2014.04.16 april 2014 The cases of actions against brown bears continue
2014.04.15 april 2014 The Provincial Audience reopens the case against the city councilor accused of killing a dog
2014.04.14 april 2014 Case of two mares with their legs tied reported to the Public Prosecutor
2014.04.14 april 2014 Man charged for the crime of animal abuse after shooting a cat with a shotgun
2014.04.13 april 2014 Administrative report for starving a horse to death
2014.04.11 april 2014 Appeal against the wolf drives in Asturias dismissed
2014.04.11 april 2014 The Supreme Court of Massachusetts declares it legal for Police to enter a private property without authorization to rescue animals
2014.04.07 april 2014 Three months in prison for throwing a dog through a window
2014.04.03 april 2014 Man absolved after being accused of hanging a dog
2014.04.03 april 2014 Woman to be tried for throwing two dogs and a cat from the third floor
2014.03.31 march 2014 The majority of fines for animal abuse or for not wearing identifying chip archived in Valencia
2014.03.31 march 2014 Prosecutor requests 10 months in prison on the presumption of animal abuse for allowing two horses to die
2014.03.31 march 2014 San Antonio (Ibiza) prepares a new animal ordinance
2014.03.30 march 2014 Death of dog which may have been thrown through a window investigated
2014.03.29 march 2014 San Pedro Cholula (Mexico) prohibits animals in circuses
2014.03.28 march 2014 Man arrested in Ponferrada on the presumption of animal abuse
2014.03.28 march 2014 Social platform calls for the modification of the animal ordinance of Granada
2014.03.27 march 2014 Man given six months in prison for beating his dog to death
2014.03.27 march 2014 Man charged in Vimianzo (A Coruña) for shooting a neighbor’s dog with a shotgun
2014.03.26 march 2014 Sixty four birds of endangered species confiscated in a travelling market
2014.03.26 march 2014 CC–IU proposes improving the ordinance on animals in Tarazona
2014.03.26 march 2014 Vejer bans fair attractions which use animals
2014.03.25 march 2014 Man charged for animal abuse after shooting his hunting dogs
2014.03.25 march 2014 New ordinance on animals in Paracuellos del Jarama
2014.03.25 march 2014 Roquetas de Mar prepares its new ordinance on animal ownership
2014.03.22 march 2014 The Provincial Audience absolves a man sentenced for illegal hunting in a private reserve
2014.03.22 march 2014 Man charged on the presumption of animal abuse and abandonment of a mare in Villanueva del Ariscal (Seville)
2014.03.21 march 2014 Sentenced for illegally trafficking monkeys
2014.03.21 march 2014 Man Charged with ilegal trafficking of Fringillidae birds
2014.03.21 march 2014 NORWAY.- A year in prison for a farmer who let more than 400 pigs die
2014.03.21 march 2014 The Town Hall of Chipiona approves the new ordinance about animals
2014.03.20 march 2014 The City Hall of Granada opens forum for discussion on the new ordinance on animals
2014.03.20 march 2014 The Town Hall of Vallehermoso opens discussion on the new ordinance on animals
2014.03.19 march 2014 Ranchers charged on the presumption of liability claims scandal
2014.03.19 march 2014 Prison time requested for a strangling a neighbor’s dog to death in Ogíjares (Granada)
2014.03.15 march 2014 Man charged for shooting a dog and throwing it in a container
2014.03.15 march 2014 Toro initiates a campaign to promote compliance with the ordinance on animals
2014.03.13 march 2014 Man charged for abusing and abandoning animals
2014.03.13 march 2014 71 puppies rescued from two stores in Barcelona
2014.03.12 march 2014 Animalist Groups request ban on hunting with greyhounds before Congress
2014.03.11 march 2014 Lasarte Oria approves its new municipal ordinance on animals
2014.03.10 march 2014 Greyhounds
2014.03.08 march 2014 Livestock manager charged with animal abuse
2014.03.03 march 2014 Modification of the Municipal Ordinance of Barcelona
2014.02.28 february 2014 New municipal ordinance on animal ownership in Aguilar de la Frontera (Córdoba)
2014.02.28 february 2014 Man charged on the presumption of animal abuse alter shooting a dog with a pellet gun
2014.02.28 february 2014 Local police officer reported for using pepper spray on pigs for his enjoyment
2014.02.28 february 2014 Report for animal abuse against a horse in Ferrol
2014.02.27 february 2014 A Court investigates the ‘correbous’ of Ampolla
2014.02.27 february 2014 Sentencing for a hunting reserve guard who shot and killed a dog
2014.02.27 february 2014 Two men charged in the case of the mass grave of dead dogs plead before the judge
2014.02.26 february 2014 Previous investigation opened against a woman for abusing her dog
2014.02.26 february 2014 Man charged for abuse and abandonment of six dogs
2014.02.26 february 2014 New animal ownership ordinance in Pinto (Madrid)
2014.02.25 february 2014 Six months imprisonment requested for the owner of a dog who died locked in an apartment
2014.02.22 february 2014 The PSOE requests an Animal Protection Law at the state level
2014.02.22 february 2014 Fan who threw a dog at a referee during a football game found guilty
2014.02.21 february 2014 Modifications in the procedures related to animal ownership in Arona (Tenerife)
2014.02.20 february 2014 The case on cow doping in Lugo continues
2014.02.15 february 2014 Modification of the Domestic Animal Ownership and Protection Ordinance in Arroyo de la Encomienda
2014.02.15 february 2014 Man arrested for hunting hares with greyhounds without authorization
2014.02.13 february 2014 Two men charged with an ecological crime for killing three wild boars
2014.02.13 february 2014 Update of the municipal ordinance related to animal ownership in Granada
2014.02.12 february 2014 Marius, the giraffe
2014.02.12 february 2014 Against animal abuse in the circuses in San Luis Potosí (Mexico)
2014.02.11 february 2014 Man charged after attempting to assault a referee by throwing a dog
2014.02.11 february 2014 Proposal to declare the municipality of Elche free of circus animals
2014.02.07 february 2014 Modification of the Ordinance Regulating Domestic Animal Ownership in Azagra
2014.02.06 february 2014 Bullfighting contradicts the Declaration of Rights of the Child, a UN Report advises
2014.02.06 february 2014 Proposal to include zoophilia in the Criminal Code
2014.02.05 february 2014 Six months in prison for hitting a dog with an axe
2014.02.05 february 2014 Man arrested for torturing a cat and posting the video on the internet
2014.02.04 february 2014 Report on animal abuse in the “turkey drop” of Cazalilla
2014.01.31 january 2014 Precautionary closure of the kennel in Bormujos ordered
2014.01.31 january 2014 The Prosecutor requests eight months in prison for killing neighbor´s cats
2014.01.31 january 2014 The throwing of rats reported in the festival of Sant Pere in El Puig
2014.01.31 january 2014 Lottery Draws for three pigs in Bilbao reported
2014.01.29 january 2014 Pamplona City Government reported for presumed animal abuse
2014.01.29 january 2014 Man charged for animal abuse after letting his horse die from hunger
2014.01.28 january 2014 Men implicated in an illegal slaughterhouse arrested for public health offense
2014.01.28 january 2014 Four arrested for stealing exotic animals
2014.01.23 january 2014 Man arrested as the presumed perpetrator of animal abuse in Monzón
2014.01.23 january 2014 Animal Abuse reported in the festival of Las Luminarias
2014.01.22 january 2014 Man sentenced to six months in jail for killing animals with poison and unauthorized traps
2014.01.22 january 2014 Man charged hitting a puppy locked in a bag against the ground
2014.01.22 january 2014 Prosecution presses for charges against the director of the Animal Park for document falsification
2014.01.15 january 2014 Prosecutor asks for a year imprisonment for throwing a dog from the sixth floor
2014.01.15 january 2014 New Charges for Horses’ Deaths and Horse Trafficking in a Riding School
2014.01.08 january 2014 Animals and education
2014.01.05 january 2014 Man sentenced to three months in prison for beating a dog
2013.10.02 october 2013 Why study Animal Law?
2013.09.06 september 2013 Complaint processing admitted against the Fundación Oso [Bear Foundation] of Asturias for the presumed crime of animal abuse
2013.09.06 september 2013 Civil Guard charges a man for using an instrument for illegal poaching, in which a dog died
2013.09.06 september 2013 Man detained for committing a presumed crime of serious threats and a crime of abuse towards animals
2013.09.06 september 2013 Two Men Charged with abusing a pony which was castrated in an illegal manner
2013.09.06 september 2013 Rentrée
2013.08.01 august 2013 Traveling with animals today
2013.07.25 july 2013 Echoes in the press of the op-ed article from July, 'Dolphins: An Ethical Question'
2013.07.01 july 2013 Sentenced for killing a dog and injuring another
2013.07.01 july 2013 Sentenced for Animal Abuse for Gravely Harming Dog after Defecating in the House
2013.07.01 july 2013 Man Sentenced for the Crime of Animal Abuse for Killing Three of his Neighbor’s Goats with a Hoe
2013.07.01 july 2013 Eight months imprisonment for throwing a dog down a ravine within a bag of rocks
2013.04.19 april 2013 Report on the first working meeting for EGALS in Paris
2012.07.20 july 2012 The Master Degree in Animal Law and Society, highlighted in the legal website Iustel
2012.01.10 january 2012 Teresa Giménez-Candela, Animal welfare depends on the consumers
2011.08.14 august 2011 Steven WISE: 'Animals are treated by the Law as things'
2011.07.19 july 2011 The Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB) begins the first European Master degree in Animal Law and Society.