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Rabies clinic slated at Caroline clinic
There will be a rabies clinic at The Caroline Animal Hospital from 2 to 4 p.m. today.
The hospital is located at 17435 Richmond Turnpike in Milford.
All puppies older than 4 months old and all dogs and cats that have never been vaccinated must be vaccinated.
All pet owners of previously vaccinated animals should check their certificates for expiration dates.
All dogs and cats must remain in their car and the vet will vaccinate inside the vehicle.
There may only be one cat per crate.
All cats that are not contained individually in a crate inside the vehicle will not be vaccinated.
Caroline County tags for 2014 will be available for $5 per dog, if the animals are sterilized. Owners must provide proof of sterilization. Dogs that have not been sterilized can get tags for $10 each.
The cat and dog vaccines cost $8 per animal.