Animals at Yakutsk detention center been euthanized in accordance with all rules
Inspection found out that animals had been euthanized due to affirmed rabies virus
Yakutia 24 TV channel: The animals in the animal detention center in the capital of the republic were euthanized in accordance with the sanitary and veterinary rules due to the deadly rabies virus spread threat.
The government commission to inspect the animals’ euthanasia found out that the containers at animals detention center held corpses of animals, that had died on the streets of the city as a result of car collisions and illnesses, as well as those euthanized according to the statements of the owners (with their consent) in connection with severe incurable diseases or incurable consequences.
It is set that on March 3, the Yakut Republic Veterinary Testing Laboratory received a positive result of analysis for rabies virus antigen and the Department of Veterinary Medicine of Yakutia ordered to take timely and necessary measures in accordance with the established requirements.