EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – This Saturday, November 6, Animal Welfare Department of El Paso County will be offering 200 free pet vaccinations and microchips to pets via a drive-thru pet wellness clinic.
Sponsored by Petco Love Foundation, the large-scale clinic will be held at 1:00 p.m. (until supplies run out) at 1331 Fabens Drive.
“El Paso County Animal Welfare officers have already vaccinated 250 community owned pets at their no-fee Pet wellness clinic. Now, 200 more pets will be vaccinated,El Paso County Sheriff’s Office release
Organizers remind attendees, pets must remain in the vehicle, all dogs must be on a leash and cats must be placed in a secure carrier while visiting the drive-thru clinic.
Dogs will receive a parvo/distemper vaccination, while cats will receive a feline viral rhinotracheitis, calicivirus, and panleukopenia (FVRCP) vaccination.
Both cats and dogs will also be given a microchip. Pets can also receive a RABIES vaccination from Veterinarian, Dr. Alvaro Medina.
Pets must be six weeks old or older to receive vaccines.