As previously, it has been said that VCO aims to promote alternatives in pakistan to save the life of those animals which are killed for the teaching, research or studying purpose. Taking the step towards welfare of the animals, VCO organized a Demonstartion of software alternative about the anatomy and histology of different organs of cat.
The “CAT WORKS” was demonstrated by 2 speakers. Dr.Rana Shaukat Hussain Secretary General VCO and Dr.Fareeha Akhter who is president of Vets Care Club which is working in UVAS. The demonstartion was conducted only for the student of 1st year DVM. The chief guest of the event was Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf (Dean, Faculty of Bio-Sciences,UVAS).Patron Vets care Club UVAs,Prof. Dr. H.A.Hashmi (Director Advanced Studies & Research & chairman department of Parasitology) also chaired the seminar.All the teachers of the Department of Anatomy & Histology, were invited.Anchor persons, Mr.Abdur Rehman(General secretary Vets Care Club UVAS) and Miss Shaista Gul Bukhari (Incharge Female wing Vets Care Club) started the program. After recitation of HOLY QURAN, Dr. Fareeha Akhter (President, Vets Care Club, UVAS) demonstrated the anatomy section including myology and osteology of the cat and the students also watched the clips regarding to the anatomy of cat in the software.Mr. Rana Shaukat Hussain(Secretary General VCO) demonstrated the Dissection and Histology section of “Cat Works”.
Appreciation Certificates were also distributed among the persons who were involved in organizing such an informative technical session. The shields were presented to the speakers. Worthy Chief Guest, Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf appreciated the young team of the Vets Care for introducing this new vision of study for the students in which the painful killing is not a necessary part. He showed his interest in the alternatives & said that, university will collaborate with Vets Care Organization Pakistan for launching a project to reduce the number of animals by using the Alternatives. Patron of Vets Care, Prof. Dr.H.A.Hashmi congratulated the team of Vets Care and appreciated the enthusiastic work of executive body in the favor of lab animals. He also payed special thanks to IAAPEA for sponsoring this seminar & said that, we will be soon launching a project with collaborations of IAAPEA & other international organizations working against vivisection.