Mini Clinics — Lifelines for Ayuda!

And, we're off! January was full of activities for both humans and animals in our region. Volunteers started off the year by meeting with newly elected officials to introduce them to our program and to ask for their support. We are happy to report that we now have pledges from several communities to work with Ayuda to… Continue reading Mini Clinics — Lifelines for Ayuda!

A Plea for Help

Manchitas, a beautiful girl who needs a forever home -- quickly!Manchitas has been a regular visitor at a local school for her entire life. She showed up in the callejon (alleyway) behind the main building over 2 years ago. Julia S., a former Ayuda volunteer and teacher at the school fell in love with her but… Continue reading A Plea for Help

Rainy Days and Sterilization Clinics

It was quite an experience for our most recent World Vets team!  Their arrival in Panajachel was delayed a day in Antigua due to roads blocked by mudslides and other unsafe travel conditions.  Luckily, the following day's journey along the PanAmerican Highway did not encounter any new obstacles or hazzards, despite the continuing downpours. Early the next… Continue reading Rainy Days and Sterilization Clinics

Our Daily Rounds

Take a little walk with us as we make our daily rounds..... First stop: 4 puppies with their Mom. An Ayuda volunteer encountered this new litter of pups about a week ago. When we arrived we were told by the family who runs the bakery and second hand shop that they needed to be moved quickly. The… Continue reading Our Daily Rounds

Little Boy aka Canche

Little Boy sends his thanks to all who've donated towards this year's "Stick it to 'Em" campaign!One of our most favorite local characters is "Little Boy". He is on his second human companion who also lives on the street and calls our pal "Canche". His original street partner passed away about a year ago. After a… Continue reading Little Boy aka Canche