Saturday , April 29 marks the Day of the Animal and the city of Salta will be the scene of various festivities that will be held in the commune. Parades, talks on responsible ownership, castration, vaccination and up to delivery of cuchas are some of the activities that were organized by the Municipality of Salta, organizations of civil society, organizations, animal welfare, and neighbors to honor the pets salteñas.
It should be remembered that the plant health and good treatment of animals is a State policy for the mayor Gustavo Sáenz, so from the commune capital has been working in the strengthening of the campaigns to the animals. Among the operating highlights castrations free of charge and a rabies vaccination, the campaigns of adoptions, the control of the horses traction to blood and talks of awareness raising and training.
On the 29th of April is the Day of the Animal in homage to Ignacio Lucas Albarracín, a lawyer and president –for 50 years – from the humane Society and a driving force of the national law N° 2786 (protection of animals) in which it was established, for the first time in the history of argentina, the obligation to provide protection to the animals, to prevent their abuse and their hunting.