Low-cost pet vaccinations, microchips and registration available Saturday, May 26
The Galveston County Animal Resource Center (ARC) is happy to host a low-cost pet vaccination clinic on Saturday, May 26. The event, open to residents of any city, will also include pet microchipping and county registration.
Low-Cost Vet Vaccinations
Low-cost vaccinations, flea control and heartworm testing and treatment services through Pet Vaccination Services (PVS) range from $15 to $80. Specific PVS pricing can be found online at www.petvaccs.com or by calling 713-738-3131 or 210- 377-2222.
Microchips and Registration
Microchips are available for all cats and dogs, regardless of jurisdiction, for just $20 each.
County regulation requires pet owners who live in the municipalities served by the ARC (Bayou Vista, Hitchcock, Kemah, La Marque, Texas City, Tiki Island and unincorporated Galveston County) to register their pets. There is no registration fee for pets that are already microchipped. Registration for pets that are not microchipped is $20 and includes a microchip. The fee is $15 for pet owners age 65 and older.
The event will take place in the ARC parking lot, located at 3412 25th Avenue North (Loop 197 North) in Texas City from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturday, May 26. Appointments are not needed. Cash, check and major credit cards are accepted. For more information, call the ARC at 409-948-2485.
WHAT: Low-Cost Pet Vaccinations and Registration
WHEN: Saturday, May 26 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
WHERE: Galveston County Animal Resource Center, 3412 25th Avenue North (Loop 197 North), Texas City
About the Galveston County Animal Resource Center
The largest, most modern and best-equipped animal shelter in Galveston County, the Animal Resource Center (ARC) provides animal services to Bayou Vista, Hitchcock, Kemah, La Marque, Texas City, Tiki Island and unincorporated Galveston County. Learn more at www.arcpets.org or by calling (409) 948-2485.