B. V. Sc (Sri Lanka): M. Sc (Melbourne)
MBA (Sri J'Pura) : PG. Dip. (Colombo)
Municipal Veterinary Department,
No. 09, White Park, Maligakanda,
General Telephone No 011-692801
The Anti Rabies Clinic, Field Section and Dog Pound from part of the Veterinary Department of the Colombo Municipal Council and offers a wide variety of Services.
Steps taken by this section to reduce incidence of Rabies in the City.
This is done to facilitate house to house vaccination programme and to enable us to maintain a record of dog population in the City.
Charges : Male Rs. 5/=
Female Rs. 7.50 per year.
Daily programmes are carried out seize stray animals.(Dogs ,Cats,Cattle, Sheeps and Goats, Pigs etc.)
This provides Veterinary Services for treatment of animals diseases by way of an outdoor Veterinary Clinic.
If you wish to discuss any of the re information any issues related to Dogs, Cats or other Domestic Stray Animals , please contact
The Officer in Charge,
Anti Rabies Clinic and Field Section,
Municipal Dog Pound,
No .23, Magazine Road,
Telephone No : 011-692801
Markets in the Colombo City
Each of the 16 Municipal Markets and the Daily Pole in the city have a Markets Supervisor from whom you may seek advice regarding the market.
All markets have a STANDARD SCALE to determining correct measure. If you think the weight of the goods you purchased is incorrect ask the Market Supervisor to check. He will take action if the weight is not correct.
Meat sold in the Municipal markets and stalls in the city are inspected by the Municipal veterinary surgeons to prevent diseases being transmitted to people through consumption of meat.
Under statutory by-laws, only meat inspected and certified at the Municipal Abattoir can be sold in the city.
Only licensed butchers are allowed to slaughter animals in the city and this MUST be done at the Municipal Slaughterhouse.
Permits may be obtained to slaughter animals in private premises but only for private consumption and NOT for the public use. For further the details Please contact,
SUPERINTENDENT, SLAUGHTER HOUSE
246, Baseline Road
Dematagoda, Colombo - 09.
Telephone : (011) 2693553