Our mission in Afghanistan

The aim of the charity is to improve the welfare of the animals of Afghanistan; which includes humanely reducing the stray dog population which in turn will reduce the incidents of canine rabies, provide animal welfare education for the Afghan people and develop training programmes to improve the lives of working animals. 

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The Nowzad Dogs Animal Shelter

Nowzad Dogs proudly boasts the first and only official dog shelter for strays in Afghanistan. Our well designed and purpose built shelter provides a safe, sheltered environment for 100 stray dogs on the outskirts of Kabul. Adjoining our small animal clinic we also have a purpose built cattery housing nearly 30 former street cats rescued by locals or soldiers. 

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Our Animal Clinic

The Nowzad ‘Conrad Lewis’ Clinic for small animals (located in Kabul) is funded solely by your generous donations. We are proud to employ four Afghan nationals who have been trained as vets and can now expertly perform major surgeries as required in the treatment of injured or ill Afghan animals. 

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