Rainforest Canopy Walk Tests My Walking Skills

Photo of Patrick Mahaney Rainforest Bridge Peru

Although I feel as though I have well mastered the ability to walk (yet chewing gum and doing so can sometimes be a challenge), this basic skill was recently put to test. As I have been working hard during my vets abroad trip with Amazon Cares to Peru (see Capturing Treating and Releasing the Street […]

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Shamanistic Intentions with Medicinal Plants in Peru

Photo of Jessica Vogelsang Katherine Mock Patrick Mahaney Shaman Ritual

The Explornapo Lodges provided a nice respite from the urban grime of Iquitos for the first weekend off from my work trip to Peru with Amazon Cares. This cluster of rustic, thatched roof huts featuring WiFi access and mosquito net encased beds is our home for four days as we will be offering veterinary services […]

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