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WAIW | A Sudden Loss

Image contains a white dog centred in the photo. The dog is looking to the right of the camera, and he's laying on green grass with trees in the background.

After four years of housesitting and countless cats and dogs coming and going in my life during my travels, this morning I was finally faced with the difficult task of starting the day with one less animal in my care than the day before. Read More »

Vegan Travel | Canada & Back Again

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Last year was great for so many reasons, including a trip back home to Canada and plenty of amazing meals. Find out some of the highlights in the latest episode of the Vegan Travel series. Read More »

WAIW | The Stray Dog

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I've met a lot of animals during my housesits over the last four years or so. Of course, not all of them live with me in the homes. Every now and then, a stray dog comes into my life, and today was one of those times. Read More »

Vegan Travel | Around the World Through Housesitting

Image contains a series of four vertical panels with a picture of a grey cabin in a forest of large green trees, a picture of a swimming pool overlooking a green hill in the distance, the Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur, and a photo taken from behind the ears of a small black dog looking at a pool and large yard in the background.

I've spent three to four years working on this video, and I've covered a lot of ground to get it done. In fact, I went around the world. Read More »

WAIW | Have You Read T.O.F.U.?

Image contains a photo of a large dog with light grey and black fur. The dog is lying on the floor and facing the camera with his paws spread out.

It took far too long to upload the video to YouTube and Facebook, but thankfully the video itself is just a quick question. With dogs, of course. Read More »

T.O.F.U. Talks: Vegan Magazines Video Online

Image contains a white background with black text that says "T.O.F.U. Talks" above a black line with a small indent in the centre pointing below to text that says "Vegan Magazines (With Holly Feral of Driftwood Magazine)".

As usual, I had a great time hosting another live chat as part of the T.O.F.U. Talks series. This time around, my fellow vegan publisher Holly Feral was involved. Oh, a couple of animals showed-up as well because they apparently weren't getting enough attention. Read More »