Guatemala Part 2 | Animal AWARE

For my placement with IVHQ, I was at Animal AWARE (Animal Welfare Association – Rescue/Education). Founded in 1998 by Xenii Nielsen, this charitable organization focuses on rescuing and rehabilitating domestic animals. They are non-profit and receive no government assistance. Their goal is to get these animals adopted, whether locally or abroad, and provide all the…

Guatemala Part 1 | Antigua, New Friends and Yalu

If you follow me on Instagram or Twitter, then you are probably aware that I recently just got back from an incredible trip to Guatemala. I volunteered through IVHQ, a New Zealand based company, with their animal care program. If you’ve been considering volunteering then definitely check IVHQ out as they have affordable rates, offer a bunch of different volunteer…