Confirmed rabies cases in wildlife make vaccinations crucial
The Williamson County Animal Center (WCAC), 106 Claude Yates Dr. in Franklin, TN continues its monthly rabies and microchip clinics on Saturday, July 29 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the shelter, 106 Claude Yates Dr. in Franklin. The public is invited to bring their cats or dogs for $10 rabies shots and $15 microchips. The clinic accepts cash and checks only; no credit or debit cards.
Recently, the Tennessee Department of Health confirmed rabies in two skunks and one bat in Middle Tennessee. WCAC reminds the residents of Williamson County and the Middle Tennessee area to vaccinate their pets against the deadly rabies virus, as state law requires. Protecting pets from this fatal illness is safe, easy and effective.
WCAC offers rabies and microchip clinics the last Saturday of each month from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the shelter, located at 106 Claude Yates Dr. in Franklin. The $10 rabies fee includes a one-year shot and a collar tag. The optional $15 microchip protects your pet from loss for a lifetime. Chips are automatically registered to a database so pets can be reunited with owners when found.