In July 2018 severe floods affected the southern Indian state of Kerala leaving many abandoned farm animals and pets in danger. Working together with the Red Cross, World Animal Protection visited the area after the floods to provide much needed cattle feed, and mineral mixture for left over animals.


The Legal and Policy Framework for Animal Protection in Disasters: The Case of India

For Dalimiya and her family, her animals are her means of subsistence. They live in Dhemaji, which in Assamese language, Dhemaji means "the playground of floods", and they constantly suffer the effects of these events on their animals. The Government of India has taken significant steps in legislation to protect farmers like Dalimiya, who depend on their animals to survive.

Assam Dalimiya Her Granddaughter Dilli Rani And Lal Bhai