Vaccinations and licenses will be available at low cost, plus free microchipping at Ford City Park on July 26

Kern County Animal Control and the City of Taft Animal Control will be holding a rabies clinic at the Ford City park on July 26 from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Rabies vaccinations are $5.

Free microchipping will be available for dogs and cats owned by both city and county residents. That means your pet can be readily identified if it turns up in an animal shelter.

The city will be vaccinating and licensing dogs only.

City residents can get a city dog license for $25 per year or $63 for 3 years if the dog hasn't been spayed or neutered and just $5 per year or $14 for 3 years if the dog has been altered.

County fees are $15 per year for spayed or neutered and $30 for 3 years.

If the dog hasn't been fixed, the cost is $60 or $129.

Kern County special senior citizen fee of just $5 per year and $15 for 3 years for dogs owned by seniors 62 and over who live in unincorporated areas.

County officials will be providing rabies vaccinations for dogs and cats, parvo shots (DHPP) for dogs and distemper vaccines (FVRCP) for cats for $3.

County residents can call 661-868-7100 for more information.

City residents can call 763-1227 or 763-3101.