Why Helping Pets Helps People

By Michael Barrett, Vice President of Grants Management, American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) This blog post was originally published on December 5, 2013 on Smart Assets – The Philanthrophy New…

Trying to Understand: Animal Welfare in Jakarta

My cousin introduced me to the Jakarta subculture of animal welfare six years ago. First, I met a widow who drives through the streets of Jakarta every night to feed street dogs. Then, I was…

Survival of the Cutest: Beach Dogs in Bali

Bali is known as the “Island of Gods,” where the spiritual meets the mundane, and, where tourists are treated like kings and queens. Luxury resorts grace the shoreline of Sanur Beach, where tourists enjoy the…