2014 Hamilton County Rabies Clinics Begin Friday

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

The 2014 Hamilton County schedule for rabies vaccination clinics has been announced. All clinics are from 4-6 p.m.

The cost is $12 per inoculation. Take correct change.

Collegedale, Lakesite, Red Bank and Soddy Daisy Pet Tags: $5.00 if pet is spayed or neutered; $10.00 if Pet is not spayed or neutered.
City of East Ridge Pet Tags: $10.00 if pet is spayed or neutered: $25.00 if not spayed or neutered.
Hamilton County and Walden Dog Tags: $5.00
City of Chattanooga Pet Tags: $10.
00 if pet is spayed or neutered: $50.00 if pet is not spayed or neutered.
All pet owners in the above areas are urged to take their unvaccinated pets to one of these clinics for inoculation. Bring cats in carriers and keep dogs on leashes.
Fire Hall #5 - 809 S. Willow Street St Elmo Community Playground - 4909 St. Elmo Ave.
 John A. Patten Center – 3202 Kelly’s Ferry Rd. St Martin’s Episcopal Church – 7547 E. Brainerd Road
Brainerd Church of Christ- 4203 Brainerd Rd. Mowbray Mountain Fire Hall-1705 Mowbray Pike
Clifton Hills Elementary - 1815 E. 32nd. Street McKamey Animal Ctr.- 4500 N Access Road
Apison Elementary – 10433 E. Brainerd Road Dupont Elementary - 4134 Hixson Pike
Bakewell Community Center - 114 McCallie Ferry Road Dawn Elementary – 901 Altamont Road
Spring Creek Elementary – 1100 Spring Creek Rd. Chattanooga School for Liberal Arts - 6579 E. Brainerd Rd.
Ganns Middle Valley Elementary - 1609 Thrasher Pike Tyner Middle Academy - 6837 Tyner Road
Red Bank High – 640 Morrison Springs Road Walden’s Ridge Community Center-Fairmount Pike @ Hale St
Old Soddy Daisy High School site - 10848 Dayton Pike
Collegedale Municipal Building-4910 Swinyar Drive
Allen Elementary - 9811 Dallas Hollow Road East Ridge (City Hall) - 1517 Tombras Avenue
Alpine Crest Elementary - 4700 Stag Road Summit Headstart – 4821 Pattentown Road
Birchwood Elementary - 5623 Hwy 60 Westview Elementary - 9629 East Brainerd Road
Flat Top Independent Church - 13616 Jones Gap Road Lookout Valley Middle/High - 350 Lookout Street
Daisy Church of God - 9555 Dayton Pike
Brown Middle - 5716 Highway 58 Snow Hill Elementary - 9042 Career Lane
Falling Water Elementary - 715 Roberts Mill Road Warner Park Field House - 1254 East Third Street
Lookout Mtn. Fire Hall - 710 Scenic Highway Signal Mountain Playground - 809 James Blvd.
Lakesite City Park – 2550 Blue Ridge Drive Hixson High - 5705 Middle Valley Road
Post Office - Sale Creek – 15117 Dayton Pike Lakeside Academy - 4850 Jersey Pike
Ooltewah Health Center - 5520 High Street Fire Hall #4 – 10914 Highway 58 North
Red Bank Middle – 3715 Dayton Blvd Rivermont Elementary - 3330 Hixson Pike

Rabies vaccinations are required by law for all dogs and cats

Sponsored by:
Hamilton County Veterinary Medical Association
Humane Educational Society
East Ridge Animal Control
McKamey Animal Care and Adoption Center
Chattanooga/Hamilton County Health Department
For More Information Call: 209-8110
Special rabies vaccination clinics for cats:

Inoculation: $12.00 (please bring correct change)
Thursday, May 1
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Collegedale, Lakesite, Red Bank, and Soddy Daisy pet tags: $5.00 if pet is spayed or neutered, $10.00 if pet is not spayed or neutered.
City of East Ridge pet tags: $10.00 if pet is spayed or neutered: $25.00 if pet is not spayed or neutered.
City of Chattanooga pet tags: $10.00 if pet is spayed or neutered, $50.00 if pet is not spayed or neutered.
All cat owners in the above areas and in Hamilton County are urged to take their unvaccinated cats to one of these clinics for inoculation.
Please bring cats in carriers.

Animal Clinic-Twenty Third St. - 2223 E. 23rd Street
East Ridge Animal Hospital - 3702 Ringgold Road
Animal Hospital of Signal Mtn. - 1801 Taft Highway Ashland Terrace Animal Hospital - 907 Ashland Terrace
Cat Clinic of Chattanooga – 310 Cherokee Blvd. Red Bank Animal Hospital - 4416 Dayton Blvd. McKamey Animal Ctr.- 4500 N Access Rd Chattanooga Veterinary Center – 6146 Lee Hwy.
Shallowford Animal Hospital - 6200 Shallowford Road Highway 58 Animal Hospital - 4933 Highway 58 Lee Parkway Veterinary Clinic - 116 Lee Parkway Middle Valley Animal Hospital - 6310 Hixson Pike Northgate Animal Hospital - 1600 Hamill Road Sequoyah Animal Hospital - 222 Sequoyah Access Road Signal Mtn. Veterinary Clinic - 903 Ladder Trail Animal Clinic East-Gunbarrel Rd. - 1414 Gunbarrel Road Brainerd Hills Veterinary Hospital – 6724 E. Brainerd Rd East Brainerd Animal Hospital - 8488 East Brainerd Road


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