September 20, 2013, No comments

Introduction to the rescue efforts: The majority of rainfall that caused the calamity in Uttarakhand took place on the 15th, 16th and 17th of June. After finding out that the […]

95 Bulls Rescued from Slaughter

September 15, 2013, No comments

95 bulls were rescued from Van Gujjars being taken for slaughter from Uttarakhand to Uttar Pradesh on the 15th of September. An FIR was lodged at Than ...


Cattle smugglers nabbed

March 1, 2012, No comments

In 6 separate incidents in January and February 2012 the PFA Uttarakhand night patrol nabbed cattle smugglers taking cows and buffaloes across the sta ...


PFA Rescues bulls from smugglers

November 28, 2011, No comments

On 22.11.11, at noon, following information, the team intercepted 4 smugglers who were taking 10 old bulls to Bijnore, UP via Sahaspur. They were resi ...

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    21 bulls saved, 7 smugglers held
    November 1, 2011, No comments

    Twenty one bulls were rescued by People for Animals Uttarakhand today while they were being taken across the state border illegally. It was reported by members of PFA that the […]

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    6 goats rescued from pashubali
    October 9, 2011, 1 Comment

    Date:8.10.11 People for Animals Uttarakhand rescued 6 goats and lambs from slaughter at the Daat Kali Mandir at Aasha Rodi. Dr Rakesh Kumar IAS spotted the presence of these animals […]

  • Palm Civet Rescued by PFA Uttarakhand
    Palm Civets rescued
    June 4, 2011, 1 Comment

    People for Animals saved a family of palm civets from ignorant residents. Late in the night on 2nd June, 2 adult and 3 baby civets strayed into a residential area […]

  • Goats at butchers
    184 goats saved
    June 1, 2011, No comments

    We learnt that there is a practice of bringing goats in trucks from Rajasthan and Meerut to Dehradun. Our night patrol team was able to stop one such truck in […]

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    Animal sacrifice prevented at Chamoli
    January 30, 2011, 3 Comments

    In the absence of any specific law prohibiting animal sacrifice, villagers in Uttarakhand have defiantly been slaughtering animals in the name of religion, in each of the 13 districts. Three […]