Buffalo, NY- Erie County Legislator Peter J. Savage III (D-Buffalo, Tonawanda) encourages residents to take advantage of an upcoming Erie County Department of Health 2017 Free Rabies Clinic, to be held at the North Buffalo Community Center, 203 Sanders Road (off Colvin Ave., South of Kenmore Ave.) on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 from 3-7 pm. The clinic will offer free rabies shots for Dogs, Cats and Ferrets. Please bring pets on a leash or in a carrier, and if possible please bring a copy of your pet’s vaccination record.
Please be advised that:
1. Pets must be at least three months of age to receive a rabies vaccination.
2. Proof of previous rabies vaccination must be provided to receive a three-year Certificate, otherwise a one-year certificate will be issued.
3. All dogs, cats, and ferrets must be restrained using a leash and/or pet carrier. It is the utmost importance that the animal is under the complete control of the owner to assure the public is protected at all times.
4. No person shall be allowed to have more than three pets in line at one time.
Free rabies clinics are offered in association with the Erie County Department of Health, Niagara Frontier Veterinary Society, Medaille Veterinary Technology and the SPCA serving Erie County. For more information please contact the Erie County Department of Health/Division of Environmental Health (716) 961-6800 or www.erie.gov/health, or Legislator Savage’s neighborhood district office at (716) 832-0493.