It’s difficult–really difficult–to travel to many parts of the world and see the numerous homeless dogs that often roam the streets. In this growing section, we’ll be covering ways you can help shelters and rescues at your travel destination, often working through your hotel or resort to volunteer, bring supplies, or even provide transport to a dog making his way to a rescue.
Have you ever vacationed in Mexico and seen a stray dog you’d love to take home–but had no idea just how to accomplish that task? It’s a lot easier than you might think! We have tips from the director of Isla Animals in Isla Mujeres, Mexico about how you can adopt a dog in Mexico and bring him home with you.
One resort makes it super simple to help the homeless dogs and cats of St. Thomas, USVI. The Paws for Vacation package offered by Bolongo Bay Beach Resort helps vacationers adopt and animal and bring it home (or you can accompany a homeless animal to be picked up by a rescue in the States).