The Cultural and Social Solidarity Association Raquel Lombardi recently coordinated a food collection for abandoned animals. This Christmas, the association sought to raise awareness among students and teachers about animal abandonment and ill-treatment. “It is essential that we educate everyone with regards to animal welfare so that we create a…
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Animal shelters in the Region are overcrowded, and are currently facing a “very problematic situation.”
Today marked the end of the Ribeira Brava, 'V Veterinary Pet Campaign.'
Júlia is a young Madeiran woman who is dedicated to animal welfare, and has been making and selling biscuits in order to raise money so that Madeira's strays can be sterilised.
The GNR's Integrated Surveillance, Command and Control System is already operational in Madeira.
An extremely thin dog, showing signs of abuse has been found in Rua da Levada, in Funchal. Residents concerned over the welfare of the animal have asked several institutions if they could help.
RIR (React - Include - Recycle) party member, Roberto Vieira, has voiced his concern as to the legality of all municipal kennels and catteries. In a press note he said that "we have learned that Vasco Gil's kennel and cattery in Santo António has yet to be given legal status and is located in an area of trees and scrub which places all the resident animals and staff at considerable risk."