How you Can Help Raise Money for our Humane Society in Mexico

  Since 2005, we have been members of an animal humane society called “Tzi’te Animal Proteccion” in San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico. This past year, I’ve blogged about our issues with animal overpopulation and our plan to conquer… «more»

The Issue: Tzi’te Humane Society in Mexico

This picture of ancient Mayan dogs is our logo. The story begins when we first set eyes on San Cristobal de las Casas. The mountains take your breath away (literally and figuratively the city is located at 2,200m=7,200ft). The hillsides… «more»

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On the Eve of Your Death…

I thought you would live forever. I really did. But, that’s not the way life works. Seeing as endings are so sad, I thought that I would start at the beginning and go from there. It was June 1996, we… «more»

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A Bucket Full of Maggots #video #therealmexico

As part of my “The Real Mexico” Video Series (note that I just made that up this very minute), I’ve decided to show you something that you might never have seen before. While it’s not exclusive to Mexico, it seems… «more»

The Plan: Conquering Dog Overpopulation in Mexico

As I mentioned in my previous post, cultural and financial issues were inhibiting “our” ability to deal with the overpopulation of dogs in Chiapas, Mexico.Let me start out by explaining who I’m talking about when I say “our”. Through a… «more»

About/Contact The Zoo

Journeys of The Zoo documents the Daily Life and International Travels of The Zoo; Ed, Sarah, The Kids, two rescue dogs and stories of an 18 year old cat (RIP). We spend four months of the year in Mexico and… «more»

Another Week. Another Weekly Drivel Post.

Another week. Another weekly drivel post. This one has pictures and a video. I’m hoping that they’ll distract you into not noticing that the post lacks substance. 1. Did you know that we are currently residing in Central Standard Time… «more»