- Control of epidemic diseases
- Control of the shipment and the certification of animals
- Inspection of the quality and of true labelling of drugs and vaccines
- Inspection of meat and other livestock products
Production and Extension Function
-Supervision of production, breeding centers and quarantine premises
-Distribution of production input, breeding stocks and other materials
-Improvement or upgrading of stocks
The office is one with other executive departments in securing food sufficiency and in the improvement of economic and social sector especially in specifically the offices of Provincial Agriculturist, Provincial Environment and Natural Resources, Provincial Administrative Office-Tourism Division, Provincial Health Office, Provincial Social Welfare Development.
The veterinary functions were devolved to the local government units as stipulated in the Local Government Code of 1991 (RA 7160), the Provincial Veterinary Office delivers its basic services province-wide in collaboration with the national agencies.These line agencies have parallel endeavor with the thrust and priorities of the province for the animal industry, thus the office commits to link to these offices and work hand in hand for the progress of the stakeholders. Periodically, the office submits report, conducts field activity, delivers extension services, disease surveillance, and attends meeting or planning workshop to the following to the following offices-Department of Agriculture (DA) and its Regional Field Office XI, National Meat Inspection Services, Bureau of Animal Health Services, Philippine Carabao Center and National Dairy Authority.