Author: Catherine McGeer

I am an Irish writer who has been living in Spain for the past twenty years. My writing centers around the Costa Cálida. As a mother I also write about family life on the coast of Spain and every now and then I try to break down the world of Spanish politics!

Court Orders Closure of Animal Shelter in Vélez-Málaga

EL REFUGIO DE LEO, an animal shelter operating since 2016 in Vélez-Málaga, founded by Lourdes Peláez, faces closure due to neighbour complaints about dogs’ barking. The shelter, situated between Vélez-Málaga and Arenas, now ceases operations after a court ruling mandating its closure.