Texarkana Texas hosting free rabies vaccinations Oct. 31 at Spring Lake Park

Texarkana

TEXARKANA — The City of Texarkana, Texas’ animal control services is hosting a free rabies vaccination event Saturday, Oct. 31 at Kylee Sullivan Dog Park in Spring Lake Park.

Dubbed “Bark at the Park,” the community-wide event will offer free rabies vaccinations for any dog or cat from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the pavilion near the dog park.

Pet registrations will also be available to Texarkana, Texas, residents at no charge. A local veterinarian will be on site to provide other vaccines and microchipping services, although these services are subject to fees.

All dogs must be on a leash, and all cats must be in a carrier. A limited number of box carriers will be available.

Donations will be accepted to assist with the funding of future pet-oriented activities for the community.

For more information, contact the city’s animal control services at 903-798-3535.