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  • The legislation relates to the naming of six types of dog (including Pit Bull terriers and Rottweilers) as belonging to "dangerous breeds". The classification carries various restrictions and regulations on the owning of such dogs. You can find out …
  • Thanks to all who e-mailed me with helpful suggestions for improving the lives of Madeira's unwanted cats and dogs. To see the June update of the web page, please go to WWW.madeira4u.com Sheila
  • toneyes Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > If you love animals, you may have been dismayed to > read and hear so many "horror stories" connected > with their treatment on Madeira. To obtain a more > balanced…
  • Derek, my husband, and I endorse these views 100% Der's blogs are brilliant and wonderfully researched. They provide those of us with minimal Portuguese with an accurate insight into what is happening on Madeira. Long may Der's Blogs continue! She…
  • This is not about buying or selling a property in Madeira but about a problem which often affects flat owners. Perhaps Alastair or another contributor may have some answers. Recently, in our block of apartments, all the electricity to communal area…
  • Hi There is a public motocross track at "Pista das Carreiras" ( Google Search will connect you to various information sources). Its located along the road towards the rubbish recycling centre when you turn left off the road from Santo da Serra to Po…
  • Ignoring all the nonsensical replies (from the "usual suspects") to my original thread, thanks to Chris for posting the last useful response on the subject of animal welfare in Madeira. Thanks also to everybody, who sent earlier messages in favour …
  • Fine, we are all agreed that the amount of neglect and cruelty to animals on Madeira is unacceptable but what are we going to DO about it? Let us look at two possible solutions - an education programme to reshape local attitudes to animal welfare o…
  • Hello Dave, Rosaria Sardinha, Rua 5 de Otubro, Funchal 291 280 450. Sheila
  • Thanks, Alex vT for your helpful message. I am already in touch with the NAFS founder but I did not know about the lady who helps strays in Garajau. There is also a fine charity called SOS Animal in Funchal, run by Dr. Teixeira. Wonderful as the wor…
  • Thanks Sheara - your support is valuable so when your computer is behaving better, would you please send your email address to toneyes@yahoo.co.uk? Sheila
  • Please could we stay on the subject of support for a society for the prevention of cruelty to animals and/or animal sanctuary on Madeira? Are you in favour or not? Do you have any ideas for approaching international animal welfare organisations, say…
  • Thanks to all for encouraging response to the need for a society for the prevention of cruelty to animals and or animal sanctuary in Madeira. No-one is being asked for any money but if you would like to offer your moral support, please send your e-m…
  • Thanks, Anabelle. Please would you send your email address to toneyes@yahoo.co.uk? Could other animal-lovers also make contact in this way, if they are in favour of an SPCA and/or animal sanctuary in Madeira? Sheila
  • Thanks to Der for sensible messages. Let's not be side-tracked by irrelevant rants about English hooligans! Also let us acknowledge the fine animal welfare work already being done in Madeira by volunteers or charities. If you already support such bo…