Melissa Haynes shares her personal story about quitting a high-paying corporate career to volunteer at an animal reserve in Africa . . .
EXCERPT: “Work began at dawn and ended at dinnertime. The first time I put on the soft, butter-yellow work gloves, I never felt prouder. That is, until I began to actually work. Have you ever lifted elephant dung? That shit’s heavy!”
ABOUT MELISSA HAYNES
Melissa Haynes is a shark advocate, animal lover, adventure junkie, conservationist, and author of the book, Learning to Play with a Lion’s Testicles. Her book appeared on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon and on Ellen.