Rabies Vaccination Given to 244 Animals in Rawa Badak Selatan

Jumat, 03 September 2021 13:43 Suparni Maria Inggita 129

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North Jakarta Maritime Agriculture and Food Security (KPKP) Sub-agency conducted door-to-door rabies vaccination against animals that could transmit rabies in Rawa Badak Selatan Urban Village, Koja Sub-district, North Jakarta from August 31 to September 2, 2021. There were 244 animals that had been vaccinated in this activity.

This vaccination is given for free

North Jakarta KPKP Sub-agency Head, Unang Rustanto mentioned, rabies vaccination was conducted to protect residents and pets from rabies transmission.

"This vaccination is given for free," he added, Friday (9/3).

In details, from total 244 animals, there were 70 dogs, 167 cats, and 7 other animals that had been vaccinated against rabies.

"Usually we conduct the activity in RW offices, but this time we conduct it door-to-door by involving 4 personnel and regional administrators. We want to continue maintaining Jakarta as free rabies city," he said.