Northwest Bakersfield

Low-cost, free clinic this weekend for Bakersfield pet owners

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — The Bakersfield Animal Control Division is holding a low-cost rabies vaccination and licensing clinic for pets.

The clinic will be 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at The Park at River Walk on Stockdale Highway.

Currently licensed dogs can also get free microchips, according to the news release from Bakersfield police. The free microchip program is a yearlong effort to reduce the number of impounded animals entering the shelter system, police said.