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First-of-its-kind: Blood donation for canines launched at Gurugram's CGS Hospital

First-of-its-kind: Blood donation for canines launched at Gurugram's CGS Hospital

CGS Hospital launches the first canine/feline blood donation programme in Gurugram.



Gurugram, August 10

CGS Hospital located in DLF Phase-III, Gurugram, has launched a first-of-its-kind canine/feline blood donation programme. Addressing the persistent issue of blood shortage for vet patients, the hospital said the initiative would help save many lives and make blood donation a part of life of pets.

The initiative was launched by Dr BS Laura, Director-General, Animal Husbandry, Haryana; Dr Tejinder Rana, Registrar, Haryana Veterinary Council; Dr Punita, deputy director of Gurugram Animal Husbandry Department; and Dr Yash Garg, Gurugram Deputy Commissioner. “The initiative will help save lives of animals in need. Interested pet parents can get their pets enrolled in the programme. The donations will be hassle-free and based on requirements,” said an official spokesperson. — OC


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