Para-Veterinary Worker

founded in 2014
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Coordinator | Nabraj
Coordinator | Nabraj
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Enriching Para Veterinary experience with a established organizations in Kathmandu
Enjoy the Kathmandu heritage while on off duty
Golden chance to stay with a Nepalese local family and share their food and culture
Your stay is full of Safety and security in Kathmandu
able to join the side trips to mountains , yoga courses, cooking courses, language learning while in off time
Volunteers will support the vet physician in the performance of their duties, or carry out animal health procedures autonomously as part of a veterinary care system. This volunteer program is especially suitable for:
Age 18+
This programs aims to support the animals like dog and cats in Kathmandu valley under the government registered private vet clinics to hospitals.  This kind of animals can be private owned or public street dogs or cats  from the community. 
Para veterinary workers will assist a veterinary physician in the performance of their duties, or carry out animal health procedures autonomously as part of a veterinary care system. The job role varies throughout the world, and common titles include veterinary nurse, veterinary technician, veterinary assistant and veterinary technologist, and variants with the prefix of 'animal health'.  

This program is likely to bring the young's and energetic volunteers in Nepal and also helping the local animals and also the vet staffs at the same time with the new technique they are learning lately 

Typical day

Volunteers will wake up and after having breakfast at 7am, they can teach the vet hospital and can work 4-5 hours before returning for late lunch to the home stay. 

While volunteers can walk around to the temples and city center during the day, read books, help the local family in cooking and cleaning to get engage with some things and later in the evening have a dinner before bed.

You will ride the public buses while in Kathmandu to get the clinic from home stay.

Free-time activities

Since your program is in Kathmandu, you will have a golden chance to see most of the attractions Kathmandu has to offer.



In order to join the program you need to be at least 18 years old on the program start date. There might be exemptions if you can provide the permission of your legal guardian(s) or if your are accompanied by your parents.
Language Skills
You need to speak English (basic level)
Education Requirements
at High School level
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday from 08:30 - 13:30

What's Included

Services by Good Karma Foundation Nepal

  • Arrival and departure transfer from airport
  • Home stay with 2-3 times food each day included in the cost 
Other things like transfer to get to the volunteering place and any kind of beverages are extra.

Airport Pickup at Tribhuvan International Airport

We have both pick up and drop off services.


It will be an accommodation in a Nepalese home stay. When there are more volunteers you are asked to share the room.

Bedroom (Single)
Food & Beverages

Meals 2-3 times a day are included with breakfast, lunch and dinner. 

Tea and coffee are part of the cost and don't cost extra.

Internet Access
Good access at the project site
What's NOT included?
Visa, flights, travel insurance or vaccinations are NOT included in the program fees.
Flight Tickets
The nearest airport is Tribhuvan International Airport (KTM) in Kathmandu. We assist you to find cheap flights to Nepal.
Travel Insurance
Going abroad is an adventure and it is always best to be prepared. Sudden illness or injury, cancellation or theft - a travel insurance for Nepal provides security and is a plus to have.
If you are intending to volunteer in Nepal you should seek medical advice before starting your social journey. Check your required vaccinations for Nepal.

Dates & Fees


Details on arrival

This program can start on any time of the year or month.

Our representative will pick you up at the airport and drive you to your home stay and give you the necessary info including the visit to some local sights and orientation about the program and locality. When you are fine to start the program, you will be taken to the place where your work starts. 

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
2 - 12 weeks

Program fees

Costs: Prices in USD
2 weeks (min. stay)
3 weeks
4 weeks
5 weeks
6 weeks
7 weeks
12 weeks (max. stay)
Average fees
$163 /week

Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated. Good Karma Foundation Nepal will let you know about the final price during your application process.
Deposit (15%)
The deposit is simply to reserve your volunteer placement. Payments are handled by PayPal, our trusted global payment provider. If you don't have a PayPal account, you can also pay using a credit card.
Final Payment (85%)
Your final payment will be agreed with Good Karma Foundation Nepal during the application process. Common solutions are either via bank transfer or a cash payment at the project site.

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Para-Veterinary Worker

Volunteers will support the vet physician in the performance of their duties, or carry out animal health procedures autonomously as part of a veterinary care system.


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