Society for Animal Safety (SAS, India) founded by Nitesh Khare, works in Pune and nearby areas to educate the public in the compassionate and humane treatment of all animals. Sound scientiﬁc evidence forms the basis for our decision-making and determines the course of our rescue operations. In all that we do and we aim to find practical solutions that benefit both animals and people. We also work with other like-minded organizations and government departments to strengthen legislation to protect animals from cruelty and neglect. Our work connects animal welfare and conservation, demonstrating that healthy populations, naturally sustaining habitats and the welfare of individual animals are intertwined. We work closely with communities to find solutions that benefit both animals and people.