Sterilization Clinic News: October is always a little bit different for Ayuda activities. Over the first week, Panajachel celebrates its patron saint, Francsis de Assisi with a village fair which brings in people from all around the Lake. Carnival rides, games, traditional foods and attractions are centered close to the municipal park, salon, and the… Continue reading October News
Something we've been following for sometime now is the relationship between female dogs going into estrus as the Spring or Fall equinox approach. While Ayuda hasn't conducted a true study regarding this observation, it certainly appears to be consistent. Over the last two weeks in Panajachel there have been at least 6 females running the… Continue reading Equinox brings Heat Packs
The month of August started off with another hugely successful clinic in Panajachel, as reported in the last post. The month continued on to become one of the biggest month's ever in Ayuda clinic history! 171 dogs and cats received Ayuda sterilization packages during the 4 clinics held over the month. This does not count… Continue reading August Summary :: Agosto Resumen
Ayuda is celebrating two major "10" milestones this month. This week we said farewell to Sheily Soto who worked very hard for Ayuda over the last 6 months and welcomed Stephanie Garcia, Ayuda's newest veterinary intern. Sheily was Ayuda's 10th intern from the University San Carlos, the public university in Guatemala City where each student is… Continue reading Milestones
It's summertime! For the last several weeks the team has greeted a flurry of volunteers from different countries and varied backgrounds. It's always fun to meet new animal lovers, share stories of humane actions around the world, as well as to have the extra hands during our busy sterilization clinics. We've seen visitors from Germany,… Continue reading Summertime!