Animal Matters Articles

Palm Weevils

June 27th, 2011|Categories: Animal Matters Articles|

There has been a lot in the press about this evil weevil! Originating in southern Asia and Melanesia, where it is a serious pest of coconuts, this weevil has been advancing [...]

General Rules for Dog Owners in Spain

June 27th, 2011|Categories: Animal Matters Articles|

All dogs in Spain must be identified by microchip or by a clearly readable tattoo. The tattoo will only be accepted as a means of identification until 3 July 2011. Vaccination [...]

About Mosquitoes

June 27th, 2011|Categories: Animal Matters Articles|

Mosquitoes have a pair of scaled wings, a slender body and long legs. They can fly continuously for up to four hours, traveling up to 10 km a night. Normally they [...]

Miniature Pot-Bellied Pigs

June 27th, 2011|Categories: Animal Matters Articles|

These are the most adorable animals and they make lovely pets. They originated in the jungles of China and Vietnam, but have since become popular as pets because of their cleanliness, [...]

Keeping horses in Spain

June 27th, 2011|Categories: Animal Matters Articles|

From the age of 7, I was a keen horse rider in the UK and had my first pony at the age of 13. I progressed onto horses in my late [...]

Fido’s Fingerprint

June 27th, 2011|Categories: Animal Matters Articles|

No, of course your dog has no fingers. Nor would his paw prints be of much use, since one set of muddy prints on a floor, look much like another, but [...]