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Low cost rabies vaccination and microchip clinics offered at McHenry County Animal Control

Appointments needed for October 25 & November 1 events

Post Date:10/06/2017 9:51 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 6, 2017
McHenry County Department of Health
2200 N Seminary Avenue, Woodstock IL
Contact Keri Zaleski 815-334-4456; cell 815-236-3238

Crystal Lake IL. –McHenry County Animal Control & Adoption Center (MCAC) is hosting 2 low cost rabies vaccination and microchip clinics for McHenry County Residents on October 25 and November 1 at its Crystal Lake facility, 100 N Virginia Street (intersection of Woodstock Street and Route 14).  Appointments are necessary and can be made by calling MCAC at 815-459-6222. Clinics are scheduled for the following dates and times:

October 25, 2017, 4:00PM-6PM

November 1, 2017, 2:00PM-4:00PM

All pets must be leashed or in carriers. Please do not bring animals that are in heat.   For everyone’s safety, it is strongly suggested that children not attend this busy event.  Information about bite history and if your dog is easily stressed will be asked when scheduling an appointment.

Rabies vaccinations are $15 for one year or $30 for three years.  Registration tags are required by law; registration fees are separate and required at time of rabies vaccination. Discounts for senior residents apply and for pets previously spayed or neutered. Microchips will be available for $15.

There is no cure for rabies, and it is almost always fatal. Rabies vaccinations provide your pet with the best protection against this disease.  For more information on rabies, registration fees, microchips and adoption specials please visit: www.mcdh.info.

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