At the start of the year the Animal Nepal team was pampered with the visit of a team of volunteers from Animal Aid Abroad Australia (AAA). The eleven enthusiastic AAA members came with the purpose of getting to know Animal Nepal better and donating lots of useful medicines and special equipment, including a microscope. Continue reading “Kudos to Animal Aid Abroad Australia tour group!”
A long row of elephants enjoying a nutritious meal including fresh fruits and vegetables. That was one of the scenes at the annual Chitwan Elephant Festival, held right after Christmas. Animal Nepal gives kudos to the organisors of the Sauraha festival for taking up its suggestion to organise the picnic. (Photo credit Nepalmountainnews.com)
Animal Nepal since a number of years has requested the organisers to introduce humane activities, that are truly fun for elephants. Although the regular games took place as well this year, the picnic was added to create a more relaxing activity for the elephants. Interestingly, compared to the games, the picnic was most appreciated by the visitors.