Annual low-cost pet vaccination event returns to San Jacinto College

09.10.2014 | By Andrea Vasquez

Dr. Adam Eiler, San Jacinto College biology professor and a Texas-licensed veterinarian, will be one of the veterinarians administering vaccinations at the seventh annual World Rabies Day low-cost pet vaccination event at the San Jacinto College South Campus. Photo credit: Andrea Vasquez, San Jacinto College marketing, public relations, and government affairs department.

 

Annual low-cost pet vaccination event returns to San Jacinto College

 

HOUSTON – The San Jacinto College South Campus natural sciences department will host its seventh annual World Rabies Day event, offering low-cost pet vaccinations, on Saturday, Sept. 27, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

San Jacinto College biology professor and Texas-licensed veterinarian Dr. Adam Eiler, and Dr. Susan Pickle of the Alvin-Friendswood Veterinary Clinic, will provide several vaccinations for dogs and cats at a reduced rate to the community.

The World Rabies Day pet vaccination event will be held at the San Jacinto College South Campus in the Academic Wing - North (building 7) in rooms S7.124 and S7.128. The South Campus is located at 13735 Beamer Rd., in Houston. Owners need to check-in their pets at the registration desk located in the P6 parking lot, directly outside the vaccination rooms. All pets should be in carriers or on a leash.

This year, three new canine vaccinations are available: rattlesnake, leptospirosis, and influenza. Available vaccinations and fees are as follows: dogs – rabies, $10; distemper/parvo, $15; bordetella, $15; leptospirosis, $15; rattlesnake, $25; influenza, $25. Cats – rabies, $10; distemper (FVRCP), $15; leukemia, $15. No additional veterinary services will be offered. Cash only accepted. All proceeds will benefit local animal rescue and rehabilitation facilities.

 

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