You are about to make the big leap and start a new life on Mallorca and want to bring your pet? Or live here already and plan to adopt a four-pawed friend from a shelter here on the island? Or you have found yours already and love it to bits – and wish to know all about how to keep it happy and healthy? Then read on!
Everything Pet Lovers Need to Know #
Our ULTIMATE GUIDE Pets has all the relevant information, from the formalities of bringing your pet to the island to seeing it through the hot season and keeping it safe from diseases like Leishmaniasis or tick-related infections - and also from snake and caterpillar attacks!
TOPICAL ISSUE: CORONA VIRUS
Since news reports about a dog having been tested positive for corona virus infection in Hong Kong, many have started wondering about possible risks and precautions to take. Read this article to find out if your four-legged friend(s) can transmit the disease or catch it from you.
List of Topics with Direct Links #
Bring Your Pets
Everything you need to know in order to have a "purrrfect" trip and a seamless journey through "pawsport" control!
Most beaches on the Island are strictly for humans in summer. We show you where you can give your dog a swim.
How to Protect Your Dog in a Heatwave
Help your four-pawed friend cope with the sometimes extreme temperatures of the Mallorcan summer.
A guide to pet rescue and emergency services on Mallorca
Directory of Animal Rescue and Adoption Centres on Mallorca
Where you can find them and they can find you plus places to take neglected pets
Animal Rights on Mallorca
Details about the legal situation on animals on the Balearic Islands and what you can do to prevent abuse
With no vaccine for humans and a vaccine for animals that is only partially effective, we explain the best protection against this disease transmitted by sandflies is prevention.
An Invasion of Ticks
After recent complaints about a tick plague on the island, we show you what you can do to protect your family and pets from these little nasties.
Mallorca's Most Dangerous Insect
Small, furry, cute – and poisonous. Beware of these creepy crawlies in Spring!
Snakes on Mallorca
Yes, they exist. Read how dangerous are they to you and your four-pawed friends.
Our ULTIMATE GUIDEs are ongoing projects: It's worth coming back and checking out what's new!
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By Ulla Rahn-Huber
7 January, 2021