Legislator Rath Announces Free Rabies Clinic Wednesday, Sept. 12 | Commentary
Erie County Legislator Edward Rath encourages pet owners to attend an upcoming free rabies clinic for dogs, cats, and ferrets. Organized by the Erie County Department of Public Health, in partnership with the Niagara Frontier Veterinary Society and the SPCA, serving Erie County, the clinic is scheduled from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12, at the Clarence Highway Garage, 6185 Goodrich Road, Clarence.
“Pets that receive the appropriate vaccinations help keep the entire community safer. Through this clinic, dogs, cats and ferrets can receive the rabies vaccinations, for free. Pet owners are urged to keep their pets up-to-date on vaccinations and take advantage of this free clinic if their pet is in need of the rabies vaccination,” said Legislator Rath.
The following requirements must be met in order to receive the rabies vaccination:
- Pets must be at least 3 months old.
- Proof of previous rabies vaccination must be provided to receive a three-year certificate; otherwise a one-year certificate will be issued.
- All dogs, cats and ferrets must be restrained using a leash and/or pet carrier.
- No person shall be allowed to have more than three (3) pets in line at one time.
For additional information, please call Legislator Rath at 858-8676 or e-mail, firstname.lastname@example.org.