Erie County Legislator Lynne Dixon encourages all dog, cat and ferret owners to bring their pets to a free rabies clinic next month.
Organized by the Erie County Health Department in partnership with the Erie County SPCA, Medaille College Veterinary Technology program and Niagara Frontier Veterinary Society, the clinic will take place Wednesday, May 30th from 4-7pm at the following location:
- Erie Community College South Campus building #7, 4041 Southwestern Boulevard, Orchard Park 14127
The following requirements must be met to receive the vaccination:
- Pets must be at least three months of age
- 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 pets in line at one time.
If at any time you or your pets have been exposed to a wild animal, or bitten by a dog or cat, you should contact the Erie County Department of Health at 716-961-6800.
For information on all upcoming rabies clinics for the Spring and Fall, click here.