Karuna "Animal" Helpline

karuna helpline

“Karuna” for animals in distress-Mumbai, is a non profit-non governmental charity organization working for the benefit of mute & innocent animals. The NGO is involved in a wide spectrum of animal welfare activities, having more concentration on Free onsite medical and surgical treatments for strays. On an average 250 animals get benefited by this service per day through “karuna” Mobile clinics in areas of Mumbai like Mulund, Thane, Virar and Andheri.

The organization makes concrete efforts for rescue and treatment of animals in trouble.

“Karuna” was founded by Mr. Arvind Shah to help distressed animals from agony. Starting with a work force of 4 people and only one mobile animal clinic in 1999, the organization now has strength of 38+ people and 12+ Mobile animal clinics operating in Mulund, Virar and Thane areas of Mumbai with head office in Andheri.

Karuna is involved in a spectrum of activities where in animals are benefited with major concentration on free onsite medical treatment of strays.

“Karuna” Animal Helpline-9819 100 100 (10 a.m to 7 p.m)

Mobile Clinic :

“Karuna” operates free “Animal helpline to guide people to the NGOs or agencies working for animal welfare in their respective areas. Free Treatment of strays – The main activity of “karuna” is to provide free of charge on site medical treatment to sick and injured stray animals by qualified vets, through mobile animal clinics. Special cases requiring minor surgeries are also handled effectively by the organization.


Live a Cruelty Free Life :


  • Call us immediately when you find animal in trouble in your area
  • Invite us to organize a small animal welfare show in your Institute / Company / Area within Mumbai only.
  • Help us to help the distressed animals
  • Go vegan ( No animal products at all i.e. no silk, milk, honey, leather or even medicines made from animal products or tested on animals.) [/quote]


Address :

“Geeta Building”, J.P.Road, Opp. Bombay Bazar, Andheri – W, Mumbai-58.

Maharastra, India.

E-mail :




Website: www.karunaforanimals.org



Local Offices:

Offices                    Areas Covered                  Contact Numbers

Andheri                – Bandra to Andheri                      +91 22 6514 1313/+91 22 6515 1313

Mulund                – Mulund to Kanjurmarg              +91 22 3252 2588

Thane                    -Thane                                                 +91 22 2560 8383