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National Animal

The Lion

“Humanity’s true moral test consists of its attitude towards those who are at its mercy”

Milan Kundera

Animals commonly seen in the wild

Marine fauna:

Sea turtles, whales, sharks, lobsters, dolphins, sea lions.


Wild geese, ducks, eagles, vultures, storks, eagle owls.

Land mammals:

Bears, wolves, lynx, wildcats, horses, marmots, otters, martens, minks, sheep, boars, bats, shrews.

Snakes and insects:

Salamanders, newts, frogs, toads, snakes, vipers, moths, beetles.

Common sights you will not like

In the city and
on the road

Carps are often kept in water tanks on the street and killed after customer has made his selection.

In the

Zabijacka, a traditional pig slaughter that happens in public in towns and villages during the winter season.

Hunting or poaching:

Hunting is allowed . Hunters might sometimes exhibit dead animals publicly.

Animal fights:

Although animal fighting is banned, dog fights still take place.

Main organization for animal rescue and sheltering:

Svoboda Zvirat

Sanctuaries to visit or volunteer:


We have not included the treatment of animals in the meat/fur/leather industries, zoos or circuses, animal testing as it unfortunately still happens in most countries.

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