Dr Kupkee visits Help in Suffering (Animal Rescue), Jaipur India
Dr Ian Kupkee discusses Tropical Veterinary Medicine with an Animal Health Professional at Help in Suffering, Jaipur India
In October 2013, Dr. Kupkee was invited to visit an animal rescue located in Jaipur, India. "Help in Suffering" was featured in the National Geographic program "Rebel Monkeys" (the series is named "Monkey Thieves" outside of the USA).
Help In Suffering is a registered Indian charitable trust working for the benefit of the animals of India. Help in Suffering was founded in l980, on two acres of land in south Jaipur and has grown into a large animal welfare organization with a number of projects based in the compound. A new specialised Camel Rescue Centre has been built at Bassi, a village on the Agra road, to serve draught camels.
Dr Ian Kupkee discusses nutritional protocols at Help In Suffering, Jaipur India
The Pet Spay/Neuter program at Help in Suffering, Jaipur India
Jaipur is the state capital of Rajasthan, and the Help in Suffering shelter-hospital there employs about thirty-five staff and has three rescue ambulances and two mobile clinic vehicles. Six separate animal welfare projects are conducted, each headed by a veterinarian.
Inside their peaceful, garden-like grounds, Help in Suffering provides refuge for many animals, works as a veterinary hospital treating all species, and aims to re-home as many unowned animals as possible.