Kiambu County Deputy Governor, H.E Gerald Githinji (Second Left) keenly following a surgery procedure done by University of Nairobi Veterinary Medicine Students during the World Rabies Day event held at Garissa Road Primary School, Thika.
In commemorating this year’s World Rabies Day, CAVS Veterinary Medicine students succeeded in vaccinating over 500 dogs from rabies disease and castrating more than 100 dogs in Kiambu County.
With the theme Lets End Rabies Together, the active participation of Kiambu County Deputy Governor, H.E Gerald Githinji, in collaboration with Veterinary Medicine students was outstanding; all joining hands and folding sleeves to ensure success in eradicating rabies in the region.
Moreover, an opportunity for sensitization on the importance of vaccination against rabies presented itself. This was done by Veterinary Medicine Students from OneHealth Club, under guidance of their patron Dr Thaiyah Andrew Gitau.
The team sincerely thanks Prof. Charles Mulei, College acting Principal, the leadership of County Government of Kiambu County and USAID organization, for supporting the undertaking that started on 26th September and is to end on 2nd October, this year.
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