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First Yak Federation in the country

8th April, 2021: A four day consultative meeting was carried out at the National Highland Research and Development Centre (NHRDC) in Bumthang for the formation of the first ever Yak Federation in the country 5th to 8th April, 2021. The meeting was attended by participants from the yak cooperatives, the Department of Agriculture and Marketing Read more….

Community Animal Birth Control (CABC) and Mass Dog Vaccination program in Nganglam Dungkhag

The Community Animal Birth Control (CABC) and Mass Dog Vaccination program is underway in Nganglam Dungkhag, Pema Gatsel Dzongkhag. The primary objective of the program is to ensure the welfare of the dog population, control the population of stray dogs and/or reduce the number of free-roaming dogs to a manageable level, and to prevent canine-related Read more….

Public Notification

The National Centre for Animal Health under the Department of Livestock is conducting mass dog sterilization and anti-rabies vaccination programme in Thimphu Thromde areas. The field clinic is set up in Deobum Lam (Office of the Assistant Engineer, Thimphu Thromde). The clinic started operation from this location w.e.f. 5th April 2021. In this regard, the Read more….

Official handing and taking over of the Mahseer Conservation and Fish Monitoring Center, Harachhu

Mahseer Conservation and Fish Monitoring Center, Harachu 24th March, 2021:   The official handing and taking over of the Mahseer Conservation and Fish Monitoring Center (MC&FMC) was held between the Department of Livestock (DoL) and the Punatsangchhu Hydroelectric Power Authority – II (PHPA II)on 24th March 2021. The facility was established as a measure to Read more….