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THE POISON TOAD IN YOUR GARDEN here in Andalucia

If you notice your dog foaming at the mouth after messing with a toad, immediately rinse it out with water. If the dog eats the toad, you should probably get it to a vet or animal hospital right...

Update from May 2012 Dangerous Dogs

The Junta de Andalucia has added Bull terriers, Presa Canarios, Napolitan mastiffs and Boxers to the list. These breeds cannot be taken out in public without a lead and muzzle and must be...

sandfly General information about Leishmaniasis and Immunization protocol:

This disease mainly affects dogs, although occasionally cases have been reported in human and other animals, such as cats.
It’s caused by a parasite and transmitted by insects similar to...

Tips before taking your pet abroad Six top tips you should consider when taking your pet abroad

1) Ensure your pet's vaccinations are up-to-date before you book  - don't leave it until the last minute.
2) If your pet has a long journey ahead give your pet a light meal before it goes  at...

The Season for Harvest mites
  • Harvest mites or 'Trombiculodis' is a small orange mite, these look like simple orange pollen powder on your pet that is more common around late summer particularly in the region of Southern...
Processionary Caterpillars Hairy, crawling "MONSTERS" The Processionary Caterpillar

It’s that time of year again; now the weather is beginning to warm up to warn pet owners of the dangers of the “candy floss” white nests that have appeared rapidly in the fir trees above our heads...