Yucatan police K-9 unit will continue to sniff out crime

The Attorney General’s Office just recently renewed the K-9 dog unit of the Yucatan state police. The first steps were taken in the administration of former governor Ivonne Ortega Pacheco with one specialized drug-detecting dog, but as of September 2015 the number of agents was increased to nine pairs. The Attorney General’s Office K-9 Unit consists More...

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By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

Spay/neuter clinics to be offered in Merida, Progreso and Kanasin

Veterinarians from around the globe will descend this week upon Yucatan for the annual Spay and Neuter Campaign. The “Snip and Clip” clinics will be held in Merida, Progreso and Kanasin between Jan. More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, December 16th, 2015

The Deadly Consequences of ‘No-Kill’ Policies, an article by PETA

Continuing controversy on social networks over articles published by The Yucatan Times on Monday Dec. 14 and Tuesday Dec. 15 regarding the Evolución A.C. animal shelter in Merida led The Yucatan Times to contact PETA, More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, December 14th, 2015

Evolución A.C.: A case of unpleasant news that is still important

In journalism there are two types of news: the important ones and the interesting ones. What is the difference between one and the other? Important news, no matter how much discomfort it brings, no matter if we More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, December 13th, 2015

Evolucion A.C. Exposed!

The Evolucion Revolution Merida Yucatan, Sunday December 13th 2015 On Tuesday December the 8th, The Yucatan Times Newsroom received a phone call from a person that informed us about an event to take place December More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, December 10th, 2015

Four tips to protect your pet from holiday fireworks

The detonations of firecrackers and rockets can cause severe damage to the health of pets, so pet owners and animal advocates in the Yucatan Peninsula are asking people to avoid using fireworks during year-end More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, December 9th, 2015

“First World” veterinarian and grooming services in Mérida

At Zoomania we provide the best veterinarian and grooming services, along with the largest stock of pet supplies to care for your pet. We offer you quality pet products and accessories for a healthier, happier pet. GROOMING Diseases More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

Zoomania pet superstore opens doors on Calle 60 Norte

Zoomania pet superstore opens doors on Calle 60 Norte The doors are now open to pets and their owners at Zoomania Calle 60, Merida’s newest and most advanced superstore for pet supplies and pet care. Located More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, November 13th, 2015

First official animal rescue in the city of Mérida

Malnourished and with injured legs, a horse named “Pitufo” (Smurf), only three-and-a-half years old, was seen dragging heavy loads of more than 200 kilos for several miles every day for an indefinite More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, October 27th, 2015

Do you know what’s scary? The large number of dogs that live on the streets of Mérida

You know what’s scary? The large number of dogs that live on the streets of Mérida which don’t have a home, or even worst, could have been abandoned by their owners. Chaotic urban arrangement (so common More...