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Area Humane Shelter vaccination clinic set

Friday, May 2, 2008

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Volunteer pet caregivers Claire, 13, and Grace, 10, Pierce snuggle with two of the six new puppies that recently arrived at the Clay County Humane Society.
It's that time again, when pet owners make sure the "furry members" of the family will be happy and healthy throughout the year.

The Clay County Humane Shelter's Pet Vaccination Clinic is scheduled to take place in the Forest Park Pavilion on Saturday, May 10, and again on Saturday, May 17.

Clay County Humane Society President Todd Pierce said the clinic hours have not changed this year and veterinarians will be available to give cats and dogs their shots from 1-4 p.m.

"We are really grateful to Dr. (Marvin) Shew and Dr. Royer for their assistance during the clinics," Pierce said.

Prices are also the same as last year, with each shot costing $8.

Dog owners will be able to have their pets vaccinated with the 5-in-1 shot for distemper, adenovirus type 2, corona virus, Para influenza and parvovirus, with individual shots available for kennel cough (Bordatella), rabies and Lyme disease also available.

Cats can be vaccinated with the 3-in-1 shot for distemper, calici and panleukopenia.

Pierce said pet owners could also take advantage of micro chipping for a cost of $25 per animal.

Event organizers request all pets be restrained by a leash or placed in a locking pet carrier to help ensure the safety and security of everyone involved at the clinic.

For more information, contact the Clay County Humane Society at 446-5126 or log onto the new website at www.Clayhumane.com to view pictures and read information about animals currently available for adoption.


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thank god these girls dont see what happens when they are not there ..

-- Posted by whathappened on Sat, May 3, 2008, at 8:00 PM

What do you mean? What DOES happen when they are not there?

-- Posted by madmom61 on Mon, May 5, 2008, at 11:58 AM

Todd Pierce is a good person to do this job. He has a positive attitude and his girls are caring individuals. Good Job!!! Keep up the good work.

-- Posted by beautiful978 on Mon, May 5, 2008, at 3:02 PM

Haha...good kids my foot. The shelter is not being taken care of correctly now that they have a a different manager and cleaners that don't know what the heck they are doing...or maybe they just don't want to try. Those poor animals.

-- Posted by adl on Fri, May 30, 2008, at 12:07 AM

I would like to know why you said that about these kids??? U R VERY RUDE!

-- Posted by madmom61 on Sun, Jun 8, 2008, at 1:48 PM


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