- Written by deo rivera
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- Published: 21 April 2014
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As its one way of preparing the Ilocos Region to comply with the Amended Republic Act 8485 otherwise known as the Improved Animal Welfare Act of 1998, the Department of Agriculture-Regional Field Office I through its Regulatory Division conducted two batches of seminars on Proper Handling of Laboratory Animals in the conduct of Scientific Procedures and the Improved Animal Welfare Program in the Transport of Farm Animals for Slaughter at the Candon Hotel in Candon City, Ilocos Sur.
Successively held on February 25-28, 2014, the the four-day live-in seminar was participated in by the instructors of the private and public colleges and universities in the region, Animal Welfare Officers, Livestock Inspectors of the Local Government Units, Quarantine Officers as well as the livestock handlers, animal shippers and traders of the Ilocos Region.