Pursuant to Republic Act No. 7160, the Office of the City Veterinarian is mandated to perform the following tasks, to wit:

  • Regulate the keeping of domestic animals;
  • Regulate and inspect poultry, milk and dairy products for public consumption;
  • Enforce all laws and regulations for the prevention of cruelty to animals;
  • Take the necessary measures to eradicate, prevent or cure all forms of animal diseases.

Special Programs, Projects and Activities

Carabao Dispersal Project

Turnover of Carabao Dispersal to the beneficiaries from various barangays with the City Councilors and Hon. City Vice Mayor Peter M. Unabia and Hon. City Mayor Erick G. Cañosa.

Source of Photo: Herra B. Ipanag

Goat Dispersal Project

Disperse one (1) female sheep at Barangay Mimbunga

Source of Photo: Herra B. Ipanag

Goat Dispersal Project

Turnover of Goat Dispersal under the BUB program recipients from various Barangays with the Goat Dispersal-in-charge, Herra B. Ipanag and Supervising Agriculturist, Flordelis S. Sabines.


Chicken Dispersal Project

Turnover of Basilan Chicken Dispersal to different barangays together with City Administrator, Elvin Y. Restituto.

Source of Photo: Herra B. Ipanag

Cattle Dispersal Project

Turnover of Cattle Dispersal to farmers from different barangays together with the participation of Hon. City Mayor Erick G. Cañosa and City Councilor Thaddeus Lugod.

Source of Photo: Herra B. Ipanag

Vaccination for Dogs (Walk-in)

The “Technician of the Day” gives rabies vaccine to walk-in clients.


Dog Catching

City Veterinary Personnel conducted dog catching at Sitio Civoleg, Lunotan, Gingoog City.


Fly Control

Set-up Tabanos Fly Control trap at Barangay Malinao, Gingoog City


Meat Inspection

Performed Meat Inspection of Chicken Meat, Pork, Beef, and Carabeef at Gingoog City Public Market and Meat Shops.


Carabao Artificial Insemination

City Veterinary personnel performing Artificial Insemination for large ruminant animals.


Cattle Artificial Insemination

City Veterinary personnel performing Artificial Insemination for large ruminant animals.

Source: Abundio Rances