Animal Nepal awards ‘Best Equine Handler’ on World Veterinary Day

Best Equine Handler Rahul HinduHarisiddi, April 26, 2014 – Animal Nepal today celebrated World Veterinary Day by awarding the ‘Best Equine Handler’ in Lalitpur’s brick factories. Dr Sudeep Koirala handed over Rs 2000 to Rahul Hindu from Tri Shakti Brick factory, for taking good care of ‘his’ mules and donkeys.

“Positive rewards greatly benefit the welfare of both the people and the animals,” said Koirala.

Rahul Hindu came first in Animal Nepal’s rating system based on a list of ‘Good Practices’. These include proper feeding and watering, sheltering, loading, as well as immediate treatment and absence of beatings.

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Better than the Oscars…

SAM_cropedBadikhel, March 29, 2014 – The Best Equine Owners Awards for all of us Animal Nepal are better than the Oscars! Today we held an Award Ceremony for the equine owners of  Lalitpur’s brick factories. The awards encourage the owners of horses, mules and donkeys to take better care of their animals.

The third prize was given to Mr Neejam Kasghar from Champi Brick Factory, while the second prize went to Mr. Ganu Kasghar from Bajra Brick. Mr. Muktaar Kasghar from R.M. Brick Factory came nr 1.

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Monkey Mela @ Animal Nepal

Garage sale1Dobighat, April 2, 2014  – Coming Saturday, on April 5. Animal Nepal will open its gate for its first Monkey Mela. The festival celebrates animals and the environment. The mela will be organised each first Saturday of the month from 1-5 pm at our office. The next one is scheduled for May 10.

The Mela  promotes green innovations which can easily be adopted at home. The festival features Animal Nepal’s ongoing Garage Sale for a Better World,  ‘upcycling’, workshops for children, puppy adoption drive and Kathmandu’s first ever Mongolian yurt.

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