El Dorado County Animal Services and The Sacramento Valley Veterinary Medical Association are coordinating the fourth annual World Rabies Day Event on Saturday, Sept. 28.
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The event will be held at the government complex located at 330 Fair Lane in Placerville from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
In the Three for Free campaign, the services will be offering free microchips and free rabies vaccines to dogs and cats, as well as a free one-year license to all first time, altered pets.
The agencies will also be attempting a Guinness World Record for the number of pets microchipped.
The sponsors anticipate that pet owners will be interested in participating in this free event.
Sponsors are: Found Animals Microchip Registry, Zoetis, Folsom Dog Resort, SVVMA Charitable Foundation and Banfield Pet Hospital.
Vaccine clinic sites are: Auburn — Placer County Animal Services, 11251 B Ave.; Citrus Heights — C-Bar-C Dog Park, 8275 Oak Ave.; and City Hall, 6237 Fountain Square Drive; Elk Grove — Kittel Family Veterinary Practice, 8153 Elk Grove Blvd., Suite 30; Franklin Ranch Pet Hospital, 10207 Franklin Blvd.; and Abel Pet Clinic, 9098 Laguna Main St.; Folsom — Folsom City Lions Park, 403 Stafford St.; Placerville — El Dorado County Government Center, 330 Fair Lane; Rancho Cordova — Neighborhood Center, 2880 Gold Tailings Court; Sacramento County — Animal Care and Regulation, 3839 Bradshaw Road; and City of Sacramento — Animal Care Services, Front Street Shelter, 2127 Front St.
Hours of operation are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
For up-to-date World Rabies Day information visit: svvma.com/PetOwners/WorldRabiesDay2013.aspx; facebook.com/svvmaworldrabiesday or facebook.com/SVVMA.