“BSPCA (Bombay Society For Prevention Of Cruelty To Animals) in Mumbai is a famous organization known as pet care centre located at Parel, Founded in 1874 by Sir Dinshaw Manokjee Petit. BombaySPCA as called ,As a Veterinary Shelter it takes care of lots of Pets and Animals, Strays who are injured, unwell and need help surviving and many most things related to Animals in Mumbai..”
BSPCA Pet Care Shelter and Centre
BSPCA is one of the best known veterinary hospital and animal care shelter in Mumbai for pets and animals like Birds, Cats, Dogs of many breeds, Horses, Canines and Cattle too. It has about 500 to 600 animals all together in centre amongst which about 300 and more are dogs some of which are street dogs who are injured, abandoned and are in unhealthy conditions requiring immediate attention and medications. One can contact them or attend the adoption fair and get details from animal welfare organizations like WFA.
Mr. Kahanna the main person in charge at BSPCA centre takes care of this animal shelter which required huge donations to survive. If you are one of those who love animals and pets and would like to help some, This is one of the charitable trust working since 135 years in Mumbai. For animal lovers of Mumbai, the good news is that you can also adopt a animal and take care of it from time to time or either sponsor for a day (charging Rs. 150 per dog) and help those (Kindly Note, Charges may change from time to time). Also that being a volunteer (Free Of Charges) you are allowed to enter the premises and play around with animals with out permission, Really one of the best Animal and Pet caring centre and a boon to stray animals shelters.
If you are looking for some animal shelters for celebrities in Mumbai, This place is famous for it too as you can sometimes find some famous celebrities in this pet care centre with their beloved puppies to get helped. Recently Salman khan’s ‘Myjaan’ (Dog) was here for treatment and he visited here frequently. There are some volunteers and canine experts who will guide to being a new volunteer of the pet centre.
Visiting Address & Timings
Timings : The Visiting hours of BSPCA are 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.
Address : Located at Dr. SS Rau Road, Parel Station, Mumbai 400012, Contact Numbers : 022-24137518 / 022-24135285. And you can take a direct cab from Dadar or Mumbai Central station for convenience.
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