Animal welfare and protection was a tedious job for many animal lovers in India and around the world before the internet and social media boomed. After the explosion of social media platforms and various organizations’ initiatives, many individuals, celebrities, and influencers stepped forward to do their part to protect animals from the brutality of humans. Despite their busy schedules, several powerful celebrities have come out to support these creatures and look after their well-being in the best possible way. Let’s have a look at a list of some of the wonderful samaritans from the Bollywood business who have never let the flag down and have been vocal about animal welfare and cruelty to animals on World Animal Day Feature..
Despite being one of the most in-demand actors today, Ayushmann Khurrana maintains his passion and affection for animals and is always at the forefront of animal welfare issues, whether through adopting dogs or being involved with Peta and other animal welfare and protection organizations.
After her captivating performance in Grahan, the young actor has been a passionate animal activist since she was a child. On her social media sites, Wamiqa has spoken out against animal cruelty, particularly to dogs and cows. She keeps track of animals rescued through her effort with several NGOs that adopt such animals regularly. She is a proud dog parent to five lovely dogs in addition to being an activist.
The dashing hunk Sidharth Malhotra is a big animal lover, as evidenced by his Instagram pictures. Sidharth was involved with several animal protection organizations, including Peta. Sidharth has committed to be more thoughtful and responsible for our continually endangered fauna as well as stray animals in the area. He also has a pet dog named Oscar, whom he refers to as his partner. Sidharth has been outspoken about his affiliation with numerous animal welfare NGOs, and he is constantly up for new projects and atrocities against animals.
Bollywood actress Richa Chadha is a well-known who, in addition to speaking out against climate change and expressing her political views, is also involved in animal welfare and cruelty to animals, and performs charitable work for them regularly. Richa, who is known for her outstanding performances, is one of the leading voices for animal rights. She is a regular supporter of Peta’s campaign to go vegan and to end animal cruelty. Richa is involved with a Pune-based animal care organization that tends after a variety of rescued and abandoned animals. Kamli and Jugni, two lovely Persian cats, are her kittens.
Alia Bhatt is a young gifted youth icon who, in addition to being one of Bollywood’s finest actors, is also known as an animal activist who follows her heart, which beats for animal welfare and against animal cruelty. She routinely monitors rescued animals on social media and is vocal about the atrocities perpetrated upon them in the name of chicken farming, milk and dairy products, meat, and other industries. She is the delighted cat mommy to two lovely cats named Edward and Juniper, who keep her calm and happy.
The lovely Jacqueline Fernandes is well-known for her animal welfare efforts. She takes engaged in a variety of animal protection campaigns. The most recent endeavor aims to assist stray cats and canines in getting sterilized. It’s heartbreaking to observe how most stray animals go without sufficient food and shelter, which hurts their health. Jacqueline works with a team of experts to provide food, shelter, and medical care to these animals. She is the proud owner of four Persian cats herself.
Samantha Ruth Prabhu
Samantha, the very gifted Family Man 2 actress, is a huge animal lover. Her enthusiasm for animals is clear in her social media posts, which she updates regularly. Samantha has spoken out against the mistreatment of animals in the form of food, commodities, and dairy products. She is also linked to Peta to express her dissatisfaction. Samantha is also involved in several groups that help stray animals. Samantha has two adorable pet dogs who keep her occupied at home when she alternates between Tollywood and Bollywood.
Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli
Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli, the amazing couple, are huge animal lovers. They have been advocating for animal welfare and preservation. The pair recently revealed that they have opened two new animal shelters in Mumbai as part of Virat Kohli’s foundation. This will cater to the medical needs of stray animals. Anushka has been concerned about animal care and animal rights since she was a child.