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  • Saving India's Street Dogs

    Help Animals India

    Millions of stray dogs live on the streets of India. With the recent increase in popularity among Indians of full breed dogs, more and more dogs on the street are abandoned pets or have bred with pet breeds. More →

  • Restoring the Sacredness of India's Cows

    Help Animals India

    In India, cows are sacred, in principle, to the dominant Hindu population, but this reverence is often expressed in words alone. India’s anti-slaughter laws do nothing to prevent spent cows and buffalo (and surplus calves of both species) from being shipped to other states (or countries) where it is legal to slaughter the poor animals. More →

  • Freeing and improving conditions for India's Captive Elephants

    Help Animals India

    A profile of the extraordinary work of CUPA (Compassion Unlimited Plus Action) - a Help Animals India-partner charity - to restore India's thousands of captive elephants to dignified lives. More →

  • In India cats are the ultimate underdogs

    Help Animas India

    Caring for cats in India is challenging. To begin with, having cats as companion animals is a relatively new concept. As a result, there is a great need to educate the population about how to care for cats. Also, there are few veterinarians who know how to treat cats or perform spay and neuter. More →

  • Why Vegan? Animal Agriculture in India

    FIAPO / photo credit Blue Cross of India

    Help Animals India promotes vegan diet as much as we can. Here is more info courtesy of FIAPO (Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organizations) about this vital subject as "contrary to popular belief, animal farming in India is as intensive and cruel as anywhere else in the world”. More →

  • Help stop the dog and cat meat "trade"

    Help Animals India

    The consumption of dog meat is illegal in India but is flouted in the far N.E. states of Mizoram and Nagaland, where hundreds of dogs are killed brutally for the meat trade. Some consider dog meat to have high nutritional and medicinal value. More →

  • AR2017 Conference Presentation

    Help Animals India

    Help Animals India's Eileen Weintraub and Jessika Ava speak at the USA Animal Rights 2017 conference. More →

  • Ahisma in Action

    Help Animals India

    Help Animals India Founder Eileen Weintraub presents an informative presentation on the repercussions of animal agriculture, and the plight of street dogs & other species across India at the 2015 FARM Animal Rights Conference in Washington, DC. We are happy to have had the opportunity to educate more activists about global animal issues, as well as gain new supporters for India’s animals. More →

  • Vets with Nets

    Help Animals India

    Rabies and dog overpopulation are a serious problem on the streets of India. But in this upbeat video, Sarvodaya - an A-Team of dedicated animal lovers - play dogcatcher with nothing but good intentions. Their compassionate catch, treat and release work is funded, in part, by Help Animals India. More →

  • When Kitty's Eyes Are Smiling

    Help Animals India

    Thanks to supporters like you, the cats in our rescue projects and sanctuaries in India, received food, medical attention and loving care! More →

  • Spreading compassion where the Buddha first taught

    Northwest Dharma News

    Eileen Weintraub describes a Help Animals India mission of compassion for the dogs and villagers in one of India’s most sacred Buddhist sites. More →

  • Interview with Eileen Weintraub

    The Organic View Radio Show

    An interview with HAI's Eileen Weintraub during the first annual India Weeks for the Animals in 2013 - the problems, the solutions and what we and our partners in India are doing to help. More →

  • Helping animals from Brooklyn to Bodhgaya

    Northwest Dharma News

    In my role I try to share in the sweat, trials and tribulations of the Indian activists whom I greatly admire. Every day I am impressed by the many ways these dedicated people make a difference in. More →

  • The Power of Love

    Arunachala Sanctuary

    A video of happy, playful, cavorting dogs is worth a few thousand words about happy, playful, cavorting dogs. This heartwarming example shows the fruits of the dedicated work of one of the great groups we're privileged to help: the Arunachala Animal Sanctuary & Rescue Shelter in South India. More →

  • "Menaka" - Rescued temple elephant in India


    Brinda Nandakumar, attorney volunteering for CUPA (Compassion Unlimited Plus Action) NGO in Bangalore India and the WRRC - explaining Maneka's herstory and why CUPA had to rescue her from her cruel situation as a temple elephant. More →