JOSELITO VILLASIS/PN - Firefighters spray this house with water in Barangay Arguelles, Jaro, Iloilo City. The Bureau of Fire Protection urges the public to follow fire safety regulations. A day before the Fire Prevention Month of March begins, fire struck Jaro and Arevalo districts, and the public market of Dumangas, Iloilo.
JOSELITO VILLASIS/PN - Are they rabid? The gas poisoning of stray and rabid dogs in Iloilo City will be reviewed. Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog instructed city veterinarian Dr. Tomas Forteza to go over the practice. Gas or “tambutso” killing violates the amended Republic Act 10631 or the Animal Welfare Law, according to the Animal Welfare Association of Iloilo.