Village Surveys

This week we are conducting baseline surveys in villages in central Laos.  It has been very informative and we are learning a lot about the different attitudes and opportunities available…

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Hands on in the farm

Today saw a culmination of intensive planning as the training for volunteer Primary Animal Health Workers (PAHWs) is finalised. During consultations and village visits in 2009, it became clear that…

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Todos Santos on my mind

Most of the team hadn't worked with each other or even met each other before meeting up in Guatemala City but we pretty quickly got into an easy working relationship…

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The People and their Dogs

For two and a half years I have been sitting behind a computer and speaking on the other end of the telephone line from Canada, co-ordinating this community based project…

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Caring & Itching

I could see on everybody´s faces how much we care, how much we love what we do. I felt proud to be there, proud to witness such love and care…

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Reflections

i left Todos Santos this morning at 4:15 am on a mini-bus. i thought i was lucky to avoid the chicken bus down the mountain...my legs certainly had a bit…

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Terry, the Dog.

[portfolio_slideshow] The dogs were quiet last night. Most nights we are serenaded through the night with dog packs barking and howling, and chronologically-challenged roosters crowing all night long. Yesterday was…

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Cold & Rainy

Today our friend the sun disappeared. It is drizzly and chilly. The team is doing well, although yesterday we did have two of our techs out with various gi related…

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