Friday Jun, 09 2023 12:17:44 AM

Makilala LGU to require registration of all dogs

HEALTH • 03:22 AM Sun Jul 26, 2015
Edwin Fernandez

MAKILALA, North Cotabato -- All pet owners herewill be required to register their pets once a local ordinance is approved, a town official said today.Town Vice Mayor Ricky Cua told DXND Radyo Bida that the proposed ordinance, to be called Municipal Pet Ordinance,is now on its third and final reading of the town Council.Authored byCouncilor Pedro Ang, his proposed ordanance aims to amed Ordinance No. 2002-336 because it lacks administrative provisions that directs a government agency for the full implementation of the local law.Under the ordinance, village chairpersons and the office of the town veterinary office were directed to implement the registration of all pet owners in town.Every time a pet owner registers his or her dog, a P50 registration fee is required plus a vaccination of the pet.A P1,000 penalty await violators for first offense, P2,500 for second offense and a P2,500 penalty plus three month detention of owners for third offense.Cua said the ordinance aims to ensure the safety of all residents of Makilala from rabid dogs.

Abrogar welcomes new TESDA director general Mangudadatu, says agency is in good hands

KORONADAL CITY – The new director general of the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA-12) has been a strong partner of TESDA-...

Maguindanao del sur teacher hurt in ambush

SUGATAN ANG isang guro matapos tambangan ang kaniyang sasakyan sa bahagi ng Sitio Matalam, Barangay Midtimbang, Datu Anggal Midtimbang, Maguindanao...

Comelec: No more extensions of SOCE filing deadline

MANILA — The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Wednesday said it will no longer grant extensions on the deadline for the filing of statements...

BARMM governors launch `caucus' as peace, development platform

COTABATO CITY --- Five of the six provincial governors in the Bangsamoro region have agreed to work together for peace and sustainable development...

2 Abu Sayyaf dead in Basilan clash

COTABATO CITY - Soldiers shot dead two members of the Abu Sayyaf in a brief clash in a secluded barangay in Sumisip town in Basilan Tuesday....