Kutchh is perhaps the only region where the population of animals and cattle is more than the human beings. This is the region where large numbers of people depend on agriculture and animal husbandry for their livelihood. The cattle are the main source of income for these people, so they treasure these animals as their wealth.

Mitigation During Drought

Foundation take care of cattle in 14 villages of Lakhpat and Mandvi Taluka for the entire period up to next monsoon in drought during 5 years.

Total 3,045 M.Ton of fodder distributed to 10,151 animals.

Community Grass Development Programme

View of Community Grass Project

Ashapura Foundation has started community Grass Development Programme as a pilot project over 100 Acres of land covering 2 villages. This will feed 1,500 animals.

Provision Of Drinking Water Facility For Animals

In order to provide drinking water facility to animals, Foundation has made 37 Cattle Trough having total water storage capacity of 1,95,000 Litres, which provides drinking water to 18,940 animals.

Animal Vaccination Camps

Large numbers of animals are suffering from foot and mouth diseases. To protect, Animal Vaccination Camps in the Lakhiyarvira village of Nakhatrana and Lakhpat Taluka organised and vaccinated more than 10,470 animals of 8 villages.