Acta Scientific Veterinary Sciences (ISSN: 2582-3183)

Conceptual Paper Volume 5 Issue 8

The Role of Animal Welfare in Veterinary Practice in Zambia

C Joshua Munkombwe and Lizzy M Sakapumba

Veterinary Medicine Student at the University of Zambia, Zambia

*Corresponding Author: Lizzy M Sakapumba, Veterinary Medicine Student at the university of Zambia, Zambia.

Received: June 29, 2023; Published: July 15, 2023


Animal welfare as I have observed, is perceived by some, if not most Zambians (both veterinary practitioners and non-vets), to be basically a foreign concept, particularly of the western world. It is regarded as a concern for only the rich and the modern thus, inappropriate and/or unapplicable to the local African (Zambian) traditional context.


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Citation: C Joshua Munkombwe and Lizzy M Sakapumba. “The Role of Animal Welfare in Veterinary Practice in Zambia".Acta Scientific Veterinary Sciences 5.8 (2023): 33-35.


Copyright: © 2023 C Joshua Munkombwe and Lizzy M Sakapumba. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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