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Designation order


On June 28, 2022, secondary control zones were declared, under subsection 27.1(2) of the Health of Animals ActFootnote 1 (the "act"), by the delegate of the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food (the "Minister"), Dr. Siddika Mithani, President of the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, in respect of rabies caused by canine-variant viruses;

As an inspector, I am authorized by section 33 of the act to exercise the power of the Minister under subsection 27.1(3) of the act;

Therefore, I, under subsection 27.1(3) of that act, in respect of those secondary control zones, by this designation order, designate the animal listed in the attached Schedule as being capable of being affected or contaminated by rabies caused by canine-variant viruses.

Dated at Ottawa, September 28, 2022.
Dr. Mary Jane Ireland, Inspector


All dogs (Canis familiaris), including hybrids of Canis familiaris, with the exception of personal pet dogs and assistance dogs.

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