Drive/Walk-Thru Rabies Clinics - by appointment

Check back in April 2023 for a schedule of rabies vaccine clinics for your pet.

Rabies Clinics are by appointment only and free to Madison County residents, however voluntary $5 cash donations are accepted to help defray clinic costs.

  • All animals must be at least 3 months of age.
  • All animals must be properly restrained (leash and collar/harness or cage/pet carrier)
  • Proof of prior vaccination is required to qualify for a 3-year certificate.

By law, your dog, cat, or ferret must be actively vaccinated for rabies. Public Health Law requires all dogs, cats, and ferrets be vaccinated by 4 months of age. A second vaccination must be given within one year of the first, and actively immunized against rabies thereafter. Owners of any dog, cat, or ferret not vaccinated is in violation of Public Health Law, subject to a fine of up to $200 for each offense.

Cat and dog sitting next to eachother

Contact Information

For additional information, call the Environmental Health Division at 315-366-2526.

Learn more about rabies.