Camper vans, ex-pats and Spanish hounds

The strays of Spain: from road trip to rescue

… a heart-warming and positive look at how a few dedicated individuals can make a difference.

Volkswagen Camper & Commercial

While travelling through Spain in their VW camper van with their rescue dog, Iyela, Tania and Sam come across a stray at the side of the road in a very poor state of health. This is the story of Pedro’s rescue, the situation with regard to animal welfare in Spain (and the British involvement – both positive and negative), and the formation of SOS Animals UK. Compelling case studies are complemented by Tania’s superbly evocative and stirring images.
  • The road trip to Spain and finding Pedro, sick and uncared for
  • Reveals a little known face of British and Spanish culture, with inside knowledge and insight from all levels
  • British involvement in and responsibility for the strays of Spain
  • Founding SOS Animals UK
  • The Spanish culture in relation to hunting with dogs
  • The work undertaken by rescue organisations
  • The ongoing issues concerning the economic and touristic downturn
  • Evocative case studies, including before and after information and photos
  • Firsthand, front line accounts and experience of dog rescue and rehoming throughout Europe
  • Where SOS Animals UK is now after five years



… a heart-warming and positive look at how a few dedicated individuals can make a difference.

Volkswagen Camper & Commercial

SKU HH4570
Format Paperback • 205 x 205mm • 96 pages • 135 colour and 23 b&w pictures
ISBN 978-1-845845-70-4
UPC 6-36847-04570-8
Published October 2013



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