Jakarta Maritime, Agriculture, and Food Security (KPKP) Agency collaborates with animal lover communities and veterinarians to hold Layanan Tanpa Turun (Lantatur) or drive thru vaccination service for animals that can transmit rabies (HPR) on Monday (9/28).
" Our target is 35 pet owners, assuming one owner can have more than one animal"
This service is opened to public from 8-10 AM at Jakarta KPKP Agency Office, Jalan Gunung Sahari Raya No. 11, Sawah Besar, Central Jakarta.
Jakarta KPKP Agency Head, Darjamuni conveyed, apart from commemorating World Rabies Day, this service is a breakthrough in order to maintain Rabies-Free Jakarta in the midst of COVID-19 pandemic situation.
"It is a breakthrough because it is the first time we hold animals health drive thru service. Animal examination is carried out by our veterinarians and other veterinarians from private clinics," he explained, Sunday (9/27).
He mentioned that the registered animals will get rabies vaccination and non-operation treatment. His side targeted to serve 100 animals in this service.
He provides four posts for service and one post for emergency action. Apart from that, the arrangements were also done for health service flow to prevent crowd by limiting the quota.
"Our target is 35 pet owners, assuming one owner can have more than one animal. We are targeting maximum three minutes for the vaccination," he added.
In this service, KPKP Agency also collaborates with feed and veterinary medicine companies to provide assistance to pet owners, communities, shelters, and practitioners.
"We also plan to provide food and medicine assistance for pet owners. If drive thru system is successful and not causing a crowd, we will make it as a pilot project and hold it in five municipalities," he said.