Cook County Animal Control Offers Low Cost Rabies Vaccine & Microchips
Cook County Department of Animal Control kicks off the Annual Rabies Vaccine and Microchip Mobile Clinic summer schedule. A Low Cost Rabies Vaccine Mobile Clinic will be held Tuesday, June 5th from 10 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. Hosted by Cook County Commissioner Joan Patricia Murphy at the Country Square Plaza Parking Lot located at 5505 W. 127th Street in Crestwood. The remaining summer schedule is listed on Animal Control’s website. Commissioner Murphy stated, “Each year this event gets bigger and more pets are served. Families are struggling and this is a positive way the County can help folks save money and receive proper care of their animals.” For public safety all pets must be leashed or caged at all times.
The mobile animal clinic is for Cook County residents only. Pet owners must present a valid driver’s license or state ID. Low cost fees for dogs, cats, and ferrets of $7.00 for a 1-year rabies vaccine or $21.00 for a 3-year vaccine and $10.00 for microchip identification. Mobile clinic service will be provided on a first-come first serve basis at various locations across Cook County. For future dates and more locations download this Cook County Rabies Vaccine & Microchip Clinic Flyer, see the Animal Control website at www.cookcountygov.com, or call for more details 708.974.6140.