Local Animal Organisations on the Costa Brava

Pet shelters and refuges, animal rights organisations and other associations on the Costa Brava for the protection of cats, dogs and other pet animals...

There are several animal protection organisations (Asociaciones de Proteccion de los Animales) on the Costa Brava. Fundación Altarriba is a Barcelona-based organisation, which lists its member shelters and refuges.

Some refuges and shelters

  • Fundación Altarriba
    : Pau Claris 87, 08010 Barcelona
    : 934 120 073 
  • Bú Bup Parc - La Bisbal: Shelter and school for abandoned and stray dogs and cats. The animals are available for adoption, sponsorship and visiting
    At: La Bisbal d'Empordà, Girona
    Tel: 636 927 994 / 696 652 749
    Open: Monday to Saturday and holidays
  • APA Rodamón del Baix Empordà: Association for the protection of animals, allowing adoption of dogs and cats. All animals are sterilised and micro-chipped before adoption. The website has up-to-date pictures and information on animals available for adoption
    At: Ctra. la Morena, S/N 17253 Mont-Ras, Girona 
    : 972 301 486 / 629 260 464
  • Refugio Familiar: A sanctuary for the housing of stray animals. These animals are not available for adoption, but may be visited and supported through sponsorship. Visits are organised with the Fundación Altarriba
    Tel: 934 120 073
  • Associació Protectora, Defensa de los Animales: Animal shelter in Banyoles
    At: Banyoles, Girona
    Tel: 972 573 183