Longford County council employ one full time Veterinary Officer. The functions of this role include:
- Inspection and supervision of Domestic Abbatoirs
- Inspection of small slaughterhouses and meat production units
- Input into the areas of Dog Control, Horse control.
- Acts in an advisory capacity to the Planning and Environment functions of the Council.
Michael King is the council's Veterinary Officer. Phone No: 043 - 3343342.. eMail: Veterinary Officer
Food Safety from - From Farm to Fork.