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Tourists Who Care About Animals Want Humane Travel Options

By |July 7th, 2012|

Successful CEO Thinks Travel Corporations Should Know That Tourists Who Care About Animals Will Buy From Companies Who Show They Care Too

A Tourist Who Cares
It was her dream—a honeymoon vacation in the gorgeous South Pacific. But then Bobbie Theodore came face-to-face with a scrawny, sickly looking dog that nobody in Tahiti seemed to care […]

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    My Universe Will Never Be the Same–My First Volunteer Experience at a CANDi Spay and Neuter Clinic in Cancun

My Universe Will Never Be the Same–My First Volunteer Experience at a CANDi Spay and Neuter Clinic in Cancun

By |June 15th, 2012|

With a little tweaking, the catchy lyrics to that hit pop song invading our ear space these days, “Glad You Came,” by The Wanted, come close to capturing what it means to be a volunteer at one of CANDi’s spay and neuter clinics in Cancun, Mexico. Once you’re in the middle of a clinic […]

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    ACTA–A STRONG VOICE FOR RETAIL TRAVEL PROFESSIONALS AND FOR ANIMALS

ACTA–A STRONG VOICE FOR RETAIL TRAVEL PROFESSIONALS AND FOR ANIMALS

By |April 11th, 2012|

“A single twig breaks, but the bundle of twigs is strong.” Chief Tecumseh of the Shawnee Nation, 1768-1813

Such an elegant way to tell us that by joining together we can become a force to be reckoned with and such a great way to describe what the subject of this week’s article, the Association of […]

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    Humane Hero – An Animal Lover on Vacation Speaks Out for One Small Stray Dog and Changes the World for Many

Humane Hero – An Animal Lover on Vacation Speaks Out for One Small Stray Dog and Changes the World for Many

By |April 4th, 2012|

To many of us, India seems a magical place that ranks high on our travel “bucket list.” Gorgeous palaces built in the name of love, spiritualism, meditation and yogis, and delicious curry dishes all appeal to our taste for exotic destinations.

For those of you who have visited India and/or seen the 2008 hit movie, […]

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    OLÉ OLÉ TO A SPANISH ANIMAL WELFARE ORGANIZATION THAT SAYS NO MORE BULL (FIGHTING)! AND SÍ SÍ TO HELPING ANIMALS THROUGH TOURISM!

OLÉ OLÉ TO A SPANISH ANIMAL WELFARE ORGANIZATION THAT SAYS NO MORE BULL (FIGHTING)! AND SÍ SÍ TO HELPING ANIMALS THROUGH TOURISM!

By |March 24th, 2012|

With an astounding 9.1% of global GDP coming from travel and tourism according to BSR Consulting, it is clear that we all love to see new places, experience different cultures, and make new friends. The UN estimates that international tourist arrivals will reach 1.8 billion annually by 2030. Wow. That’s a lot of free […]

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    Leaving a Place Better Than You Found It – Why I Work to Save the Cats and Dogs of Mexico

Leaving a Place Better Than You Found It – Why I Work to Save the Cats and Dogs of Mexico

By |January 11th, 2012|

Grab yourself a cup of coffee because this is a long one! But well worth the few minutes it will take to read. Trust your Humane Advisor on this.

As a kid, I spent a lot of time with my maternal grandparents. They were simple, hard-working folks who lived through many challenging life experiences. I […]

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    A 2012 New Year’s Resolution That Doesn’t Involve Deprivation–Go On Vacation and Save 800 Horses!

A 2012 New Year’s Resolution That Doesn’t Involve Deprivation–Go On Vacation and Save 800 Horses!

By |January 5th, 2012|

If you’re thinking right about now as we tiptoe into the New Year that your 2012 resolution to give up those venti mocha lattes and 22-oz. microbrews wasn’t such a hot idea, here’s another idea for your 2012 resolution list that you might like better. Visit Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic! Nestled like […]

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    Rising Young Country Music Star is a Hero for Stray Dogs in Mexico

Rising Young Country Music Star is a Hero for Stray Dogs in Mexico

By |December 19th, 2011|

What do you get when you combine an above-and-beyond commitment to saving dogs and amazing musical talent? Country music recording artist Craig Moritz.

Craig Moritz (http://www.facebook.com/craigmoritzmusic) is one of country music’s rising stars. With sassy lyrics and catchy melodies, he rocks the stage in Canada and the U.S. But there is another side to this […]

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    Never Underestimate What One Person Can Do To Make a Difference in a Cat or Dog’s Life

Never Underestimate What One Person Can Do To Make a Difference in a Cat or Dog’s Life

By |December 12th, 2011|

Hello Fellow Travelers,

It’s time for a Humane Advisor featured story about an animal rescue. After the hardships many of us have faced lately as we try to survive the current global economic woes, I hope you will all appreciate a story about the struggle to survive that takes place in one of the tropical […]

Focus on Tourism and International Animal Welfare in Central America

By |December 7th, 2011|

Focus on Tourism and International Animal Welfare in Central America.