MARINDUQUE PROVINCIAL VETERINARY OFFICE

Capitol Compound, Brgy. Bangbangalon, Boac, Marinduque

MARINDUQUE PROVINCIAL VETERINARY OFFICE - Capitol Compound, Brgy. Bangbangalon, Boac, Marinduque

MARINDUQUE AMONG BEST RABIES PROGRAM IMPLEMENTER

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Marinduque was recognized as among Best LGU because of its commitment in maintaining being a rabies-free zone since it was declared in 2012. Recognition of the best implementer was made possible through the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE)-BAI Stop Transboundary Animal Diseases and Zoonoses (STANDZ) Rabies Project with the aim of eliminating the disease by 2020. The awardees were assisted by Ronie Panoy, Chief of Field Operations Division, Helen Aceret, Chief of Regulatory Division; Dr. Maria Teresa Altayo, ACC III and Regional Livestock Focal Person and Dr. Hugo Untalan, Jr., Vet II, Regional Rabies Program Coordinator. – Denice Joelle Benosa, RAFIS, DA-RFU 4 MIMAROPA

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“Most challenging” municipality in the southern most tip of Marinduque island

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The whole month of June is dedicated to the “most challenging” municipality in the southern most tip of marinduque island… with the following activities to wit;
1. Film showing on responsible pet ownership and the ill effects of rabies infection
2. Mass registration of dogs
3. Mass anti-rabies vaccination
4. Dog population control by spaying and castration of female and male dogs