Where: Students of R.G. Palande Ashram school, Mukhai, Block. Shirur, Dist. Pune
What: Vaccination of street dogs in village
Impact: In response to the application submitted by students, eight stray dogs in Mukhai village were vaccinated by the vet clinic.
Students of R.G. Palande Ashram school, Mukhai, Block. Shikrapur, Dist. Pune chose to work on issue of vaccination of stray dogs. Not only did the students study Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act 1960, they also found out the authority responsible for it. Armed with knowledge, students submitted their application to the government vet clinic run by Zilla Parishad. The medical officer at vet clinic spoke with students and explained them the entire process of his office. Subsequently eight of the stray dogs in the village were vaccinated.