Zambo City observes Rabies Awareness Month PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 05 March 2015 14:41

The observance of Rabies Awareness Month in Zamboanga City kicks off today, March 5 with a launching program at the Pasonanca Elementary School grounds at 9am.

Themed “Bakunadong Pusa’t Aso, sa Rabis Protektado. Sama-sama nating labanan ang Rabis”, the activity is intended to raise awareness on the benefits and effects of anti-rabies vaccination.

The launching program will be preceded by a motorcade to start at Pettit Barracks to the Pasonanca Elementary School at 8am and participated by local government offices, national agencies, non-government organizations and other stakeholders.

After the program, a ceremonial vaccination and film showing will follow.

The activity will be spearheaded by the City Rabies Control and Eradication Coordinating Council (ZCRCECC). — Sheila Covarrubias