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Free rabies clinic Saturday

Posted by Debra Worley - email

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WECT) - NHC Animal Control Services is hosting a free rabies vaccination clinic this weekend.

There has been over 100 cases of confirmed rabies since the disease returned to the area in 1996.

Seven cases of rabies have been confirmed so far this year.

Animals that are currently vaccinated should be brought in for a booster shot within 72 hours of being exposed to an animal who may be rabid.

NHC Animal Control Services will host a free vaccination clinic Saturday, March 21 from 1-3 PM at their location on 180 Division Drive in Wilmington.

 

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