The Plenary of the Congress of the republic approved, this Wednesday, the law that establishes the sterilization of dogs and cats as a public health policy.

SIGHT: Óscar Ugarte estimates that vaccination of people aged 40 and over could begin on July 17

Through its Twitter account, Parliament detailed that the rule was approved by 97 votes in favor in a first vote. In addition, he exonerated her from a second vote with 98 votes in favor.

The president of Congress, Mirtha Vásquez, highlighted the approval of the norm and thanked civil society organizations for promoting it.

The second vice president of Congress, Luis Roel Alva, indicated that the law will help to “stop the abandonment of dogs and cats that end up in the streets subjected to all kinds of abuse.”

SIGHT: Minister of Health announced that Peru will have more than 19 million vaccines until the end of July

The project had been approved unanimously in the Peoples Commission of Parliament, on June 27.

In September 2020, the representatives of the Purple Party, Alberto de Belaunde and Daniel Olivares, presented the project that promotes the sterilization of animals and establishes it as a component of the national public health policy.

SIGHT: Arequipa: Minister of Health announced that epidemiological fence will be lifted on Monday, July 5

Baptized as the Four Paws Law, it incorporates the sterilization of dogs and cats as part of the public health policy as a duty of the State. It also regulates the humane management of animal population growth control, as well as the prevention of zoonotic diseases.

RECOMMENDED VIDEO

IT MAY INTEREST YOU

  • Check here the schedule of vaccination dates for people aged 50 and over in Metropolitan Lima and Callao
  • This Tuesday the batch with a million Pfizer vaccines donated by the United States arrived in Peru
  • The Minister of Education ensures that there are no COVID-19 infections associated with face-to-face classes in 2,400 schools in the country
  • Medical College classifies Martín Vizcarra’s double vaccination as “abuse of power”
  • Vaccination against COVID-19 for people 50 years and older: find HERE the date, place and time of inoculation

.

Disclaimer: If you need to update/edit/remove this news or article then please contact our support team Learn more