Karachi, March 27, 2013: A meeting was called by The Brooke at the Beach Luxury hotel today to address equine welfare concerns in Pakistan. The objective of the meeting was to form working groups on advocacy and legislation that would contribute towards a better environment for horses, donkeys and mules. The participants included relevant stakeholders […]
Farieha Aziz in Newsline: Just how important livestock is to the rural population can be gauged by the fact that many of the interior’s flood affectees spent their entire lives’ earnings on transporting them to safe ground along with their families when the waters surged. More here.
The Brooke Hospital for Animals is an international animal welfare organization whose motto is ‘healthy working animals for the world’s poorest communities”. The Brooke was established in Pakistan in 1991, and has centers in Lahore, Multan, Peshawar, Gujranwala and Mardan. After the earthquake struck the northern areas of the country, they organized donkey trains to […]