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Inside Ecology: Grappling with the Ethics of Wildlife Encounters Abroad: Part 2

Inside Ecology, a science-focused outlet in the UK, republished part two of a two part series Wildland globetrotter, Katy Schaffer, wrote exploring the ethical complexities of animal encounters while travelling in Europe.

Sometimes I feel like I have more questions than answers when it comes to navigating the complex and profound ethics of interacting with wildlife abroad. I am sure, however, that as a traveler, I want to spend my tourist dollars visiting sanctuaries and engaging in ambassador wildlife activities that help safeguard the right of non-human animals to exist on our shared planet.

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