Students will work alongside an experienced wil dlife veterinarian and participate in the capture and care of wildlife daily. This is a totally hands-on programme especially for Veterinary students and is very exciting as well as being instructional.
The Jivdaya Charitable Trust is a non government organization which is dedicated to helping stray animals and birds, free of charge.
The objective of the Trust is to reduce the pain and suffering of all animals who have been injured and help them live a normal life.
We are proud and excited to be working with Moholoholo Rehabilitation Centre near Hoedspruit in the Limpopo Province of South Africa. Started in 1991, Moholoholo is managed by Brian Jones who is passionate about animals and who has been working with them all his life.
We are very privileged to work with the Blue Paw Trust (BPT) which was set up in 2003 to provide free or low cost spay/neuter programs and other services based on population control and the eradication of rabies from Sri Lanka.
Dr. Rohan Perera works at his own Veterinary Clinic in Negombo, Sri Lanka, just North West of Colombo. He has done extensive work with the Home and Abroad Animal Welfare Group giving his free time to aid the street animals and the work of the HAAAW team.
During this 10-day adventure you are guaranteed to not only make memories to last a lifetime, you will also be granted the opportunity to work with animals, find yourself, make friendships with people from across the world and change your perspective of the world around you forever.
Vets and Wildlife takes volunteers to work with animals and wildlife in Africa, India, Sri Lanka, and Egypt. In particular vet students have the chance to practice their skills such as castrations and sterilisations and gain valuable hands on experience.