The Darker Side

November 15th, 2017|

Alright... I am going to show a darker side to not spaying and neutering your pets... In the first area of Bali we stayed in called Jimbaran we were walking along the road when we heard the loudest most desperate sounding cries. It was coming from this little guy. Practically a newborn, eyes and ears [...]

Demonstrate and Others Will Follow

November 15th, 2017|

In case you missed my introduction post, please scroll to the previous blog post to find out what these updates are all about One day in Bali, we took an all day tour to look at a range of things this beautiful place has to offer. This included temples, waterfalls, villages, and their famously known [...]

Global Pet Homelessness

November 15th, 2017|

It has been a while since I have posted here to update our followers what I have been doing on the other side of the world. I finished up my amazing year in Australia and spent almost two weeks in Bali, Indonesia. I am now set up in Bangkok, Thailand for my last two months [...]

How To Deal With The Uninformed

February 3rd, 2017|

We have all seen it… The animal rescue community engaging in a 40 plus comment feed of someone who posted that they accidently let their unfixed pet have a cute litter… It’s pretty much the type of post that brings out an inner Satan of anger in every good animal person, and fuels a wildfire [...]

Day 3: Brisbane’s Animal Rescue Units

January 31st, 2017|

I have just completed my training to assist with RSPCA Queensland’s Animal Rescue Units. The program is intense and very dedicated to helping injured, sick and trapped animals all the way from the Gold Coast to the Sunshine Coast. The process involves a variety of people and different departments within the shelter, and although it [...]

First Lesson on Seeing Things from the Outside

November 23rd, 2016|

Every person that is involved in non-profit work knows one thing… There are never enough people willing to help push your organization further, and accomplish your mission. My plan when I arrived in Australia was to get involved with rescues, sanctuaries, or other nonprofits I cared about. The plan is to learn from them and [...]

Cane Toads

November 19th, 2016|

Living in a brand new country that is known for it’s wild life… dangerous and poisonous wildlife, is something that takes some adjusting. Although we haven’t seen much yet, we have seen a variety of new birds, lizards, and the Cane Toad… Upon arriving to our first sit, we were warned about a large poisonous [...]

I Made It!

October 31st, 2016|

October 31st, 2016 Well, I finally made it. After a week in Los Angeles visiting friends, over 16 hours on an airplane, getting sick and getting an ear infection, I FINALLY am starting to settle in here in Brisbane, Australia. Now it’s time to start learning about the shelter systems, programs, laws and other beneficial [...]

An Exciting Update…

August 19th, 2016|

This post is extremely emotional for me to write for many reasons, but I feel it is important to give all of our supporters thorough updates on what is going on... On October 18th, 2016 I will be moving out of the country to Australia. I will be there about the length of my working [...]

The Little Kitten That Could

February 6th, 2016|

Zephyr was saved from a high-kill shelter in Roswell, NM just hours before he was scheduled to be euthanized. This beautiful 6 month old kitty got his 2nd chance at life! He arrived at Demi’s Animal Rescue covered in fleas – but otherwise seemingly healthy and a total sweetheart. Just about a week after he [...]