Camels and Camelids

Curriculum Vitae - Dr. Sakar Palecha (Assistant Editor)

Dr. Sakar Palecha

Graduated: B.V.Sc& A.H. - RAU2000.

Master’s Degree (M.V. Sc.)– Veterinary Surgery and Radiology. SKRAU 2002.

Doctoral (Ph. D) - Veterinary Surgery and Radiology. Rajasthan University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Bikaner 2010.


2002-03 - UNV, Animal Husbandry Officer, UNDP India (Gujarat)

2005-06 - Veterinary Officer, Ministry of Agro-industries and Fisheries, Republic of Mauritius

2008-2014 – Veterinary Officer, Animal Husbandry Department, Govt. of Rajasthan

2014- till Present-Assistant Professor, Department of Veterinary Surgery and Radiology, CVAS Bikaner, RAJUVAS

Main Fields of Work

Diagnostic imaging – Computed Tomography

Camel Anaesthesia, Surgery and Radiology


2002-Submitted M.V. Sc Thesis entitled “Studies on Midazolam and its Combination with Propofol Anaesthesia in Camels (Camelus dromedarius)”.

Successfully completed pilot project on Community Based Drought Proofing Planning

2006- Successfully completed the duties assigned as Veterinary Officer in Republic of Mauritius

2010 – Submitted Doctoral (Ph. D) Thesis entitled “Roentgenological Evaluation of Surgical Disorders of Canines Using Indirect Digital (Computed) Radiography.”

2016 – Nominated as Co-Principal Investigator inICAR All India Network Programme- on Diagnostic Imaging and Management of Surgical Conditions in Animals.         

2018 –Awarded IVRA Bernstein Travel Fellowshipfor USA

2020 – Nominated as Principal Investigator, Centre for Studies on Wildlife Management and Health, RAJUVAS Bikaner

2021 – Vice-chancellor’s Award for Initiatives in Quality Education


1. 50 plus Research/Scientific Articles in various Journals and conferences