Mallorca traditionally was a rural society including animal husbandry and livestock. Animals are not seen as pets but as working dependants or else, for breeding or for food consumption. Things are changing now, but in the weekly Mallorcan markets, remnants of the old days are still rife.
The photo was taken in the Mallorcan town of Felanitx. The date: June 24th, 2007. The time was 13:20:33.