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  • September 24, 2013

    Bull Fiestas: Break a Spear

    Humane Society International

    A list of events related to bull fiestas, specifically Toro de la Vega, an annual festival held in Tordesillas, Spain.

  • September 12, 2011

    Toro de la Vega Fiesta

    Humane Society International

    At the annual Toro de la Vega bull fiesta in Spain, spear-wielding men on horseback chase a bull out of the town and into the surrounding countryside, where he is cornered and stabbed to death.

  • November 24, 2010

    Fire Bull Fiesta

    Humane Society International/Europe

    In fire bull fiestas, bulls have flaming torches attached to their horns. The bull tosses his head and dashes around the town square trying to avoid the flames for up to 40 minutes, until the flames die down and firecrackers are set off above the scene.