More Galgos to Slovenia

  The team at Arca de Noe have been busy getting more lucky dogs ready for their new homes in Slovenia. Nina of SASIN wrote to us to let us know they recently visited Arca de Noe and were able to take 21 dogs for homing in Slovenia. Nina and some of her volunteers...

World Galgo Day – 1st Feb

February 1st is World Galgo Day – Dia Del Galgo The date was chosen because it marks the end of the hunting season in Spain when many galgos reach the end of their ‘useful’ hunting life and are condemned to abandonment or death. The excessive and...

The Work of GIN (2000)

Dedicated to the welfare and rescue of greyhounds everywhere, especially those in Spain. The Work of GIN This picture drove me in 1991 to travel to Spain for the first time to observe the conditions of the Irish dogs racing at the tracks in Barcelona, Mallorca and...

‘Animales Vagabundos’ at Cadiz, Spain

‘Animales Vagabundos’ at Puerto Serrano, Villamartin, Cadiz, Spain 04/02/04 Some readers may already be aware of the grave situation at this city council dog–pound where Juan Jesús Portillo (mmssinhogar@wanadoo.es) has an almost impossible task caring for...