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Garrett County Rabies Program
September 13 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
One event on September 14, 2021 at 5:00 pm
One event on September 15, 2021 at 5:00 pm
One event on September 16, 2021 at 5:00 pm
One event on September 17, 2021 at 5:00 pm
One event on September 18, 2021 at 10:00 am
Garrett County experienced four cases of laboratory-confirmed rabies in 2020. Protect your pets and your family from the threat of this disease by bringing your dogs, cats, and ferrets to the clinic in your area—cost per animal – $5.00.
Fall 2021 Rabies Clinics
Grantsville Elementary School: Monday, 9/13/2021 – 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Accident Elementary School: Tuesday, 9/14/2021 – 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Crellin Elementary School: Wednesday, 9/15/2021 – 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Friendsville Elementary School: Thursday, 9/16/2021 – 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Kitzmiller Fire Department: Friday, 9/17/2021 – 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Garrett County Health Department: Saturday, 9/18/2021 – 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Download the form here to save time at the clinic.
- DOG AND CAT LICENSES CAN BE OBTAINED AT EACH CLINIC
Only pets under the control of a responsible person may be brought to the clinic. Dogs MUST be on a leash. Cats and ferrets MUST be in a cage or tightly secured box with air holes. If a cage/carrier is not available, cats MUST be carried in a pillowcase or suitable cloth sack. No other animals will be vaccinated.It is important to remember that if your pet is exposed to a wild animal, do not handle your pet within two hours after contact. However, if necessary, wear gloves and wash hands thoroughly with soap and water immediately after contact. If you have been bitten by a wild animal that cannot be captured or exposed to an animal suspected of having rabies, seek medical treatment immediately. Persons with questions regarding rabies or rabies clinics should call Environmental Health Services at 301-334-7760.
- Official Recommendation from the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene for dogs, cats, and ferrets 3 months and older:
PET VACCINATE Puppies, Kittens & Ferrets (under 1 year) 3 months of age & revaccinate after 12 months. Dogs & Cats (Over 1 year) Vaccinate every 3 years after the first series has been completed. Ferrets Must be vaccinated every year