June 21, 2012
Veterinary Trips: Can You Handle It?
Is a Veterinary Volunteer Trip Right For You?
How do you determine if this program is right for you?
Answer yes or no to the following questions:
Are you interested in interacting with very different cultures?
Are you open minded about accepting new ways of communication and activities?
Do you thrive in natural environments?
Can you see yourself in remote areas with limited or no electricity and/or communication?
Can you see yourself in remote areas where sanitation and hygiene standards may be drastically different from those you are accustomed to?
Are you willing to respect the rules and protocols established by Amazon CARES? Are you ready to work very hard?
Are you excited about getting involved and being hands on with community projects? Do you enjoy physically challenging activities?
Do you have an adventurous spirit and enjoy exploring and learning from other people?
If the majority of your answers are YES, you should feel confident about your choice. If the majority of your answers are NO, you may want to look into other opportunities.