Rakesh Shukla Tag

Ivermectin is wrongly used 99% of the time including by vets. It is reno-toxic too. It’s oral/injectible use is only in the case of mange, however, both sarcoptic and demodectic mange are far less common than other skin diseases. When to use Ivermectin? Know more about Ivermectin use and managing the skin issues of your dog on http://www.vosd.in/expert-advice/ if you still have a query unresolved simply ask us a question by writing to us at info@strays.in We make dogs happy! Further action Know more about skin diseases in dogs onRead More
KCI Article on Rakesh Shukla and VOSD

Posted On August 19, 2017By straysadminIn Media

Indian Kennel Gazette features Rakesh Shukla, VOSD Founder

Rakesh Shukla and VOSD in the Indian Kennel Gazette Indian Kennel Gazette of the Kennel Club of India (KCI) featured Rakesh Shukla , Founder , The Voice of Stray Dogs (VOSD) in its August 2017 issue. Article by T. Preetham. Check out this article to know more about Rakesh Shukla and VOSD. Our sincere thanks to T. Preetham and Indian Kennel Gazette.  1 2 3Read More
Husna and friends , the snout-less VOSD Dogs

Posted On August 12, 2017By straysadminIn Rescues

5 VOSD dogs without snouts

Husna and Friends – Snout-less dogs of VOSD Husna came to the VOSD Dog Sanctuary as a puppy four years ago after a hit-and-run accident smashed her upper jaw leaving her snout-less. Haider came from Raipur, thin as a stick, with the same problem. Tipu Sultan  came to us minus his upper jaw from the street. Yadav came to us, unhappy and undernourished, missing half his upper jaw. Michael came to us as a two-month-old with most of his lower jaw missing from an accident. He’s two years’ old now.Read More
Rakesh Shukla I Founder VOSD & TWB_ I VOSD Dog Sanctuary | TEDx

Posted On August 5, 2017By straysadminIn Media

Success, Wisdom & Dogs | TEDx talk of Rakesh Shukla

Rakesh Shukla at TEDx ICT Mumbai, April 2017 Rakesh Shukla a technocrat, pursued his love for his four legged friends by venturing into unchartered territories. He founded The Voice of Stray Dogs (VOSD), a non-profit for rescue and rehabilitation of stray dogs. His fleet has rescued over 7000 dogs. In this TEDx talk, he talks about how he derives inspiration and motivation from his four legged friends and how their grit and determination has driven him to conquer his fears and obstacles. Mr. Rakesh Shukla, a software engineer by profession is the founderRead More
Rakesh Shukla I Founder VOSD & TWB I VOSD Dog Sanctuary
The May 2017 issue of the ‘Dogs and Pups’ Magazine featured the VOSD Dog Sanctuary and VOSD’s Founder Rakesh Shukla in an interview. The interview was taken in March 2017. The transcript can be read after the images.             Q: Tell us in brief about your organisation and its inception? I’ve never had a dog growing up but always wanted to have one. 8 yrs. back I got my first dog because by then I had figured that I have the infrastructure to support 1 dog. ByRead More

Posted On April 17, 2017By straysadminIn Media

Fighting like a dog: The TEDx talk of Rakesh Shukla

(Edit note: 17 April ’17. This is the unaltered text of the TEDx talk of Rakesh Shukla at TEDx ICT Mumbai 2017. This accompanying video is illustrative. The official TEDx video will be available here when released. There was no teleprompter so the actual spoken word will vary.)   Living with 750, I learnt to fight like a dog to survive A few days ago, I received an invitation to speak at ICT Mumbau. After all, I am the dog-man (I like it much better than the unoriginal and punnyRead More

Posted On April 6, 2017By straysadminIn Campaigns

Virat Kohli bats for the VOSD #patriotdogs folks!

Virat Kohli, Indian cricket captain, said, “Help VOSD bring home 100 #PatriotDogs! They spend their lives serving us, it’s time to do something for them.” #PatriotDogs are the thousands of dogs that serve our country in Indian military, paramilitary, police and special forces. More than 100 of these dogs will join the other #PatriotDogs from Kerala, Karnataka, Railway Police and military dogs already in VOSD’s care at the VOSD Dog Sanctuary in Bangalore. The VOSD Dog Sanctuary is unique because it has more than 750 rescued dogs from all overRead More
The #PatriotDogs campaign enters a new phase as top cricketers, leading stars from Hindi and Kannada cinema and TV, and other well-known celebrities come forward in its support. Through social media, dog-loving stars such as Virat Kohli, Chris Gayle, Rahul Dravid, Venkatesh Prasad, Nana Patekar, Boman Irani, Soha Ali Khan, Ashwini Ponnappa, Prasad Bidapa, Sanjjanaa Galrani, Kitu Gidwani, Divya Seth Shah, and Nitin Sahrawat have asked their fans and followers to contribute to the ongoing #PatriotDogs campaign by The Voice of Stray Dogs (VOSD), the Bangalore-based rescue and rehab serviceRead More

Posted On December 2, 2013By straysadminIn Campaigns

Avis Lyons’ and ARK’s dogs need your help!

If you know about stray dogs you know there is barely a place worse in India than Kerala is. If you’re doing any animal welfare and don’t know Avis Lyons – you’ve been doing something else! She has run, single-handedly and against all odds, Animal Rescue Kerala (ARK). Avis came to India to stay and to help dogs. And she’s walked the talk for 12 years. She’s the energy and passion that puts someone less than half her age to shame. She’s created a fantastic purpose built facility for dogsRead More