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Spain Urged to Reduce Meat Consumption to Fight Climate Change

3 Mins Read Spain’s consumer affairs minister Alberto Garzón is once again urging the country to reduce its consumption of meat, especially beef, to help curb climate change and save the country’s tourism industry from desertification linked to factory farming. Last July, Spain’s consumer affairs minister Alberto Garzón urged the country to reduce its meat intake. The fourth […]

Spain Grants Animals the Same Rights as Humans In Update to Civil Code

3 Mins Read Spain has passed new legislation that increases animals’ rights. Domestic pets and wild animals will no longer be treated as objects in the eyes of the law. The news was celebrated by animal rights groups who had campaigned for the change.  Proposals were lodged in 2017 to increase animals’ rights in Spain. Last month saw […]