Collected by Amy Love
Coral Rd, Freeport, The Bahamas
Smart, sweet and loyal. That's a potcake dog in a nutshell. The name given to the stray street dogs hailing from The Bahamas and Turks and Caicos, potcakes got their unique moniker from locals who fed the leftovers "caked" onto the bottom of...
Heredia Province, Alajuela, Costa Rica
In the mountains between Santa Bárbara de Heredia and Carrizal de Alajuela In Costa Rica, a privately funded, all-volunteer canine paradise known as "Land Of The Strays" exists. Here nearly a thousand stray dogs have free reign over hundreds of...
Almost everyone who travels Central America comments on the state of the street dogs here. It's a heartbreaking problem that is exascerbated by the the lack of organization and education throughout the country. Luckily Georgi McColl and a group of...
5001 Angel Canyon Rd, Kanab, UT 84741, USA
If you've ever reached for the box of tissues while watching National Geographic's hit TV show Dogtown, then you need to make the pilgrimage to Best Friends Animal Sanctuary. Located on 3,700 acres and housing close to 2,000 animals, Best Friends...
Grace Bay TKCA 1ZZ, Turks and Caicos Islands
If spending the day lounging on idyllic white sands and swimming in cerulean seas aren't enough without some snuggle time with adorable puppies, plan a visit to Potcake Place, in Grace Bay. This volunteer-run nonprofit is dedicated to...
Hout Bay Rd, Scott Estate, Cape Town, 7806, South Africa
When I'm traveling, in between all the eating, drinking and snapping pics, It's nice to give a little something back to one of the cities charities. If you're an animal lover, head over to DARG- its in a very picturesque setting and its a gorgeous...
Rincon, Rincón 00677, Puerto Rico
One of the first things you will likely notice when visiting Puerto Rico (and many other islands) are the vast number of stray animals roaming the streets. The sato is the Puerto Rican word for stray, and there are many that need forever homes....
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