The City of Palm Desert is encouraging responsible pet ownership with an adoption reimbursement program and a low cost clinic to helps pets stay healthy.
A Pet Vaccination Clinic will offer discounted services for dogs and cats on Saturday, October 27, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m in the shaded parking area at City Hall.
Available vaccines include canine rabies, Bordetella, Da2ppv, feline rabies, and Fvrcp at costs from $6.00 to $9.00. Pet Microchips will be available for $20.00.
Cats must be in carriers, while dogs must be leashed.
Dog licenses will be available: altered dogs, $8.00 ($6.00 if owner is over age 60), unaltered dogs, $50.00.
Palm Desert residents who provide proof to the City that they have adopted a cat or dog from the Coachella Valley Animal Campus in Thousand Palms, can be reimbursed from the city for adoption fees, which range from $55.00 to $113.00.
For more on the pet clinic, phone 760-343-3644. To learn more about the reimbursement program, call 760-346-0611, ext. 477.