Due to a heat advisory, Cook County’s Rabies Vaccine and Microchip Clinic scheduled for Tuesday, July 3 in Palatine has been cancelled.
The next nearby clinic is scheduled for Wednesday, July 11 in the parking of Jewel, 1860 S. Arlington Heights Road, Arlington Heights.
Pets can receive a one-year vaccine for only $7 or a three-year vaccine for $21. Ferret vaccines cost $9. Microchips cost $10 for dogs and cats.
The clinic is one of 37 low-cost, mobile clinics the county’s Department of Animal and Rabies Control will host through October at various locations across the county.
For a full schedule of the 2012 clinics, visit the county website at www.cookcountygov.com, click “Agencies,” and then scroll down to “Animal & Rabies Control.”
-Submitted by Cook County County Board President Toni Preckwinkle