Under the patronage of His Excellency the Director of King Faisal University Dr. Mohammed Bin Abdul Aziz Al-Ohali, and under the supervision of the Saudi Veterinary Medical Association, the Secretariat of the AlMarai Award was held on Tuesday, 8th of Safar 1439 AH corresponding to 7 November 2017. Veterinary Medicine in Al - Ahsa. 

The ceremony started with verses from the Holy Quran and was followed by a speech by the President of the Saudi Veterinary Medical Association Dr. Faisal Al-Moathin, and a speech by the Director of Public Relations at Al-Marai Company, then a speech by His Excellency the Director of King Faisal University Dr. Mohammed Bin Abdul Aziz Al-Ohali, then a speech by the award winners.

 It is worth mentioning that the speech of His Excellency the Dierctor of King Faisal University included a pleasant surprise, which was warmly applauded by the audience. He announced that the College of Veterinary Medicine will open the door of acceptance next year at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine for females.

Then His Excellency the Dierctor of King Faisal University handed the awards to the winners and the participated companies in the Saudi Veterinary Medical Association Exhibition. Dr. Mohammed bin Ahmed Hussein, General Manager of Alefah Trading Company and Director of Advanced Pet Clinics, received the award presented by His Excellency the Director on the Company behalf of it’s Participation in the exhibition.