Join Pod Volunteer to help care for injured dogs, cows and animals in the colourful city of Udaipur!
How can I help?
You will join a local team at a treatment centre and sanctuary for terminally ill animals. It is a home to over 200 animals including dogs, cows, donkeys, pigs, cats, tortoises, goats, birds, a buffalo and any other animal in need.
Although each day will differ, your usual roles will include preparing and distributing food and water, cleaning enclosures, assisting with physical and hydro-therapy for disabled animals, monitoring for injuries or infection and generally spending time comforting the animals around the centre.
When can I join?
Any Sunday throughout the year for 1-12 weeks.
Where will I be living?
You will live in a guesthouse, with simple and clean accommodation. You will be sharing a room with 1 – 3 other volunteers. The project is based on the outskirts of Udaipur, a vibrant city that attracts visitors with its colourful temples and palaces. You can enjoy yoga, cook local dishes, learn Rajasthan dances or practise henna at the volunteer accommodation or, at the weekends, arrange trips to the Taj Mahal, the Monsoon Palace or Jain Temple!
Volunteer placements start from £645 for 1 week. This includes accommodation, all main meals, airport pick up and transfer to the project, Hindi language lessons + planning your trip support from the Pod team.
To learn more about the Animal Rescue project and the next steps on how to apply you can visit our website: https://www.podvolunteer.org/projects/animal-rescue-india
Pod Volunteer has a range of opportunities from 1-12 weeks at animal, conservation, child care support, education and teaching, building and community volunteering projects in Africa, Asia, Central and South America. You can see the full range projects that are available for your Gold Residential Award here.
You can get in touch with the Pod Volunteer team by email at: [email protected]