chapter  9
Minal Kavishwar of Animal Angels Foundation
WithCynthia K. Chandler, Tiffany L. Otting
Pages 10

A conversation with Minal Kavishwar, who is a psychologist and the founder of Animal Angels Foundation and Animal Angels Therapy Center in India. Animal Angels Foundation is India’s largest and only registered nonprofit organization that has introduced and developed the field and scope of human–animal interaction and animal-assisted interventions in India. Their animal angels are dogs who assist in providing services. Animal Angels Foundation has several animal-assisted intervention programs but primarily serves children with emotional and mental health challenges and disabilities.