Animal Nepal (AN), is an innovative NGO based in Laliptur District, Kathmandu Valley, and run by an enthusiastic team of volunteers, who are both local and overseas animal welfare campaigners and educators. AN was established as a non-profit company in 2004 and was registered as an NGO in 2009.
Animal Nepal believes that through awareness-raising and practical interventions, widespread animal cruelty can be gradually reduced, and that Nepal can ultimately become a model country for animal welfare in the region. AN contributes to improving the conditions of animals in Nepal through the following objectives:
- To support a well-functioning animal health and well being industry.
- To conduct animal welfare education and campaigning.
- To initiate and support stray animal community-care programs