Ethical Travel and Animal Welfare: Experts Share Tips and Guidelines

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Ethical Travel was ranked the #1 topic of interest in our recent community survey. Navigating animal experiences while traveling can be tricky. We’ve ...

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Ethical Travel was ranked the #1 topic of interest in our recent community survey. Navigating animal experiences while traveling can be tricky. We’ve invited experts from academia and animal tourism to share some basic guidelines for us on what to do - or not do - so that we're more informed when we start traveling again.

Join JourneyWoman Publisher Carolyn Ray as she interviews two experts: Dr. Carol Kline, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Hospitality and Tourism Management at Appalachian State University in North Carolina and Founder of Fanimal, and Nora Livingstone, CEO + co-Founder of Animal Experience International (AEI).

Dr. Carol Kline is an Associate Professor of Hospitality and Tourism Management at Appalachian State University in the Department of Management. Her research interests focus broadly on tourism planning and development and tourism sustainability but cover a range of topics such as animal ethics in tourism, tourism entrepreneurship, niche tourism markets, and tourism impacts to communities. Selected works include: Tourism Experiences & Animal Consumption: Contested Values, Morality, & Ethics (2018) and Animals, Food and Tourism (2018).

Nora Livingstone, CEO + Co-Founder of Animal Experience International, AEI is a women-owned B Corporation that sends volunteer tourists all over the world to assist with wildlife rehabilitation, citizen science projects, and help local initiatives that provide health services to companion animals

To read more please visit: https://journeywoman.com/authentic-travel/practicing-responsible-animal-based-tourism-guidelines-for-ethical-travel/

Note: We're grateful to our speakers for offering their time, energy and expertise to help our travel community during COVID-19 through free webinars. In recognition of their generosity, and to support our efforts as a small business, we've started a Pay-What-You-Can initiative. If you find this webinar valuable, please consider supporting us here: https://ko-fi.com/journeywoman. Thank you!
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