Beware of lost-pet scams

In Yucatan, the Prosecutor’s Office has detected several attempted telephone frauds towards owners of lost animals…. MERIDA – Revealing personal data when publicizing a lost pet could unleash telephone scams and affect the pocketbooks of owners, said the State Attorney General’s Office (FGE), through the Specialized Unit in the Fight More...

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By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Police dogs find AK-47 ammunition in a Merida delivery enterprise

The seizure was made by canines and officers of the Criminal Investigation Agency… MERIDA — Elements of the Criminal Investigation Agency (AIC) of the Attorney General’s Office (PGR) detained a More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

Yucatecan Veterinarian Physiotherapist wants to give you free advice

Hello animal lovers! We want you to meet María José Loría (her friends call her Ma-Ho), she is a college student currently in the last semesters of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation at the Marista University in More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, October 1st, 2017

Many animals protagonized Maya legends

Before the Conquest, the native people of Yucatan attributed to several species of fauna a mythical character; during the Colonial era, the animals became part of legends, some of which are narrated even now. The More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, September 27th, 2017

Vaccinate your pet in National Antirabies Week in Cancun

Throughout the city clinics will provide vaccinations from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m….. CANCÚN — On Sunday September 24 began the national week of reinforcement of rabies canine  and feline vaccination 2017, More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

Frida the rescue dog emerges as hero of Mexican earthquake

MEXICO CITY — For a country still in mourning and counting its dead from last Tuesday’s devastating earthquake, Frida the Navy rescue dog has emerged as a source of inspiration and pride in the More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Rabies vaccine will be administered to pets next week

SANTA ELENA, Yucatan — With a target of 120 thousand pets, the Yucatan Health Secretariat (SSY) will implement the National Anti-Rabies Vaccination Reinforcement Week of Dogs and Cats, from Sunday Sept. 24 More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, September 8th, 2017

Three new K9 agents join Yucatan police with help from U.S. government

Frika, William and Flippy are the names of the three new canine agents of the Yucatan State Police Department donated by the U.S. government through the Merida Initiative…. MERIDA —  As part of the More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, August 30th, 2017

Looking for a new lifetime best friend?

My wife and I have always been nature lovers. We love pets, and we like to promote respect for plants and animals. We actually like pets so much that we currently have at home 5 cats and 7 dogs. All of our “children” More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, July 24th, 2017

Yucatán becomes a “pet-friendly” state

More establishments are opting for the pet-friendly environment, and are giving four-legged animals a place to enjoy with their owners, without them worrying about leaving their pets in unsafe places or at home. More...