Monthly Archives: May 2011

Working Animals, Microfinance and Conservation

  Life as a water buffalo in the Sapa region of North West Vietnam is not easy. Buffalo provide an essential source of power needed to till the mountainous rice paddies, but for much of the year they are left to roam … Continue reading

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What donkeys have to say about a culture

  I think you can tell a lot about a society from its donkeys. The way they are treated, the way they are dressed. What sort of work they are asked to do. For example, in the West of France, they dress … Continue reading

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