About Us

Our Mission

The Pune District SPCA actively promotes compassion for animals through elimination and prevention of cruelty to animals, humane treatment of animals and enhancing the human-animal bond through education, advocacy and services.

About Pune District SPCA

The Constitution of India lays responsibility on the state and local authorities as well as the citizens of this country to protect and improve the natural environment including forests, lakes, rivers and wildlife, and to have compassion for living creatures. In the discharge of suchconstitutional and statutory functions, the Pune District SPCA has been established under the Societies Registration Act, 1860 (21 of 1860). For effective implementation of the provisions of the prevention of cruelty to animals act, 1960, the Pune District SPCA shall work in coordination with the government, the Animal Welfare Board of India and the local authorities.


Managing Committee of Pune District SPCA

Governmental Members Collector/ District Magistrate (Chairperson), District Superintendent of Police, District Deputy Commissioner of Animal Husbandry (Secretary), Chief Executive Officer Zilla ParishadHealth Officer (Officer Nominated by Hon’ble Commissioner – MPC), Health Officer (OfficerNominated by Hon’ble Commissioner – PCMC), District Forest Officer, Regional Transport Officer, District Information and Public Relations Officer, District Education Officer

Non- Government Members Shambhu Dhondiram Pawar, Neha Panchamiya, Sri Bapusaheb Dhula Kokre, Mohan Sopan Mate, Suresh Anna Raste, Sachin Balasaheb Mokate, Sandip Ramchandra Navale, Ganesh Ramchandara More, Harish Khomane, Rupali Ravindra Devre