Zirakpur, September 9, 2019: A kindness to animals drive was organized in the town by the volunteers of Joy for Animals and The Rainbow Cause. Homeless dogs of the area were given food, water and de-worming tablets.
A large group of volunteers, including a doctor, professionals, journalist and students was led by Khushboo Yadav, co-founder, Joy for Animals, and Jagriti Mahajan, founder, The Rainbow Cause.
Prominent among the volunteers included Harleen Kaur, Ishita Chodha, Bhawna, Shivam Arora, Dr Anmol Singh, Viplav Chaudhary, Chetan Sharma, Abhishek Ralli and Rupali Raghuwanshi.
Vikas Luthra, Founder, Furever Friends, said, “Compassion is the solution to most of the problems related to animals. Our planet belongs to all living beings. Homeless animals need kindness and care.”
During the drive, the group also visited Furever Friends office and met Sherkhan, the special rescue dog, who is India’s first four-legged entrepreneur and multiple award winner.
The Stray Feeding Drive will be a regular monthly feature in the tricity, said Khushboo.