Gussie

Matthew Dayton from Visions Service Adventures

Gussie is a wonderful soul who has mostly transcended an imperfect past. As with his younger brother, Petey, Gus came from the Humane Society, where his writeup stated “gray area” on whether he could be adopted. Clearly he was misunderstood and just needed a new chapter as the enforcement officer at VISIONS. He’s protected us from many UPS deliveries, for example, but now is mostly retired at the age of 15. He enjoys bountiful naps and humorously keeping an eye on things when he’s so inclined.

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Recent Blog Posts

It’s Not the Cow, It’s the How

It’s Not the Cow, It’s the How

VISIONS partner Meagan Lannan, of Barney Creek Livestock, teaches VISIONS students about the importance of regenerative agriculture. Learn more!
Why the VISIONS Dress Code?

Why the VISIONS Dress Code?

Our decisions about dress code are quite simple—we are guests in our host communities, not tourists. We work with elders, nonprofit leaders in their professional settings, indigenous communities that abide by conservative attire, members of religious and spiritual groups, and others whose cultural and professional beliefs abide by conservative and appropriate attire.
The Dominican Republic: A Love Story

The Dominican Republic: A Love Story

Personal affections, a passion for purpose and mutual adorations are at the heart of the DR experience. The love stories are diverse and enduring. -By Katherine Dayton, Director