Animal Health Week in Saskatchewan
Now through October 7 is Animal Health Week in Saskatchewan, an initiative recognized by the Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture. This year's national theme is, Animal Welfare: Safeguarding the Five Animal Freedoms. This includes: Proper nutrition, Proper socialization,
Adequate shelter, Appropriate veterinary care and Ability to exhibit normal behaviour.
Saskatchewan's Animal Health Week coincides with Animal Health Week in Canada, as proclaimed by the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association. Veterinarians use the week as an opportunity to talk to the public about animal health and welfare.
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