Help with dog shelter and our eco hotel in Carhuaz, Peru



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 Min stay requested: at least a week

  • Description


    We are an intercultural marriage we have a thematic dog Shelter having currently around 60 dogs located in the mountain area of Peru (Carhuaz) altitute about 2700 m located 35 minutes from Huaraz. This project is part of a private charity.

    We also own a beautiful Eco Hotel, the income of hotel is destinated to cover dog shelter expenses. In hotel we grow trees and have small farm chickens, rabbits, sheeps, gueese and dogs ( they are only pet, we are vegetarian)

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Charity Work
    Art Projects
    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You will interact will local people, learn some words and expressions in Quechua and Spanish, learn about farm animal take care, gardening, try local food etc.

  • Help


    Want people to feel like at home and be part of the team. We need easygoing, responsible and sociable volunteers. Honest people that dont mind working with hands and focus on tasks as we work in charity. The main part of the time volunteers are assign to dog shelter supporting in cleaning, animal care (feeding and giving shower), spending time with dogs, taking them out for a walk and so on.
    Some other tasks in hotel might be assign regarding maintenace, organzing, cleaning and animal care

    Other habilities we are interested on: photografhy, artwork in mural, grafitti , painting and household tasks .

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Shared dorm room, capsule style. Dedicated bathroom for volunteers

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The minimun time to stay is 1 week + 1 day of training. Interest places you would like to visit : Yungay, Chancos thermal water, Carhuaz downtown, Hocopampa ruins, different lagoons

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    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    5 hours per day, 5 days a week

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