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Animal laws at national level - Spain
(anti-cruelty, protection and welfare)

Spain
Law on the care of animals in farming, transport, slaughter and experiment
Ley 32/2007 para el cuidado de los animales, en su explotación, transporte, experimentación y sacrificio

Adopted in:
2007
Consolidated in:
2013

Official original version

 

Civil Code of Catalonia
Provision:
Art. 511-1 (3):
The animals, which are not considered as things, are under the special protection of the laws.
Only apply to them the rules of goods in accordance with their nature.
(unofficial translation)

Original version

 

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