€50,000 for Gozitan Animal Welfare

MGOZ: Terry Camilleri

Minister for Gozo Justyne Caruana, announced a €50,000 investment for the Gozitan section of Animal Welfare, when she visited the centre following extensive work which has been completed.

The Minister said that due to an increase in calls, which amounted to 530 in 2017, there was dire need for this capital investment.

She also mentioned that a modern ambulance was purchased, a new structure to welcome the animals was built and there was also an investment in human resources.

Discussions regarding the experimental farm in Xewkija for better agriculture and animal welfare are still ongoing.