Ladakh is a cold desert that is present in the Great Himalayas and the East of Jammu and Kashmir. It is a separate Union Territory in India with capital Leh. This desert can be found in between the Karakoram range in the North and the Zanskar range in the South. The temperature during the summers in a day is just above 0°C and at night it reaches up to -30°C whereas, In winters, the temperature is extremely cold and remains below -40°C most of the time. Wild goats, wild sheep, yak, dogs, etc. are kind of species found here. They provide milk, meat, hides, etc. The altitude of this region varies. It can be from 3000m in the Kargil area to more than 8000m in the Karakoram and it has a dry and cold climate.