N-VA Zwalm is organizing a nice walk in the Flemish Ardennes on September 11 for
people and their pets, in the presence of Animal Minister Ben Weyts.
Everyone is welcome to join us for a walk, with or without a four-legged friend!
We meet from 10:00 at Taverne ‘t Hol van Pluto (Armekleie 2, Sint-Blasius-Boekel,
borough of Zwalm). Who wants, enjoy a coffee after which Minister Weyts around
11:00 a word of welcome and the walk starts. After walking you can catch up
be with a drink.
“Minister Ben Weyts has in the field of animal welfare through his progressive Flemish policy
a lot of stones have already been moved in the river.”, says veterinarian and UGent professor Sarne De Vliegher,
chairman of N-VA Zwalm. “Just think of the ban on slaughter without stunning, a real one.”
milestone.” “He is also working on a Flemish Codex for Animal Welfare and will thus create a
create a clear and coherent regulatory framework. That will be the basis for even better
control and enforcement”. “With this walk together with our four-legged friends we want to show
that as animal lovers we really appreciate that policy and in the meantime we let the minister
get acquainted with the splendor of the Flemish Ardennes.”
Ships Peter Van Den haute: 0499/11.96.12
President Sarne De Vliegher: 0473/92.39.75