Rabies clinics with reduced rates available in Franklin County

March 18, 2016
The Herald Chronicle

Rabies is a deadly disease, and two cases have occurred recently in Wilson and De Kalb Counties.

The veterinarians in Winchester and Decherd are participating in a reduced fee program ($11) to help get as many pets vaccinated as possible during the month of March. No appointment is necessary.

There are also walk-up clinics with the same fee on Saturday and Saturday, March 26 at locations listed below.

Both puppies and kittens may be vaccinated as early as three months old. Please protect your pet and your family by taking advantage of these opportunities.

Animal Care Center, call 967-6345 for information. No appointment is necessary from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday (except 12:30-1:30 Thursdays).

Mid-Town Veterinary Services and Hospital, call 963-3411 for information. No appointment is necessary from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Town and Country Veterinary Hospital, 967-3666 for information. No appointment is necessary from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday (except for noon to 1 p.m. daily). Saturdays 8 a.m. to noon.

Walk-up Clinics

Saturday, March 19

Old city hall Cowan 8:30-9:30 a.m.
Midway at St. James Episcopal Church, 9:45-10:45 a.m.
Sherwood Community Center (old school), 11:15-11:45 a.m.
Sewanee Elementary School, 1 to 2 p.m.
Oak Grove Community Center, 2:30 to 3 p.m.
Decherd at New City Hall, 3:30 to 4 p.m.

Saturday, March 26

Winchester at Board of Education Special Services (old Health Dept.) 8:30-10:30 a.m.
Keith Springs Community Center, 9-10 a.m.

Those with questions may call 967-5389 or one of the county veterinarian offices