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Rabies Clinic Information
Dog, Cat & Ferret Rabies Vaccinations and Licenses
The City of Rockville requires all dogs, cats and ferrets older than four months to be vaccinated for rabies. All dogs, cats and ferrets older than four months are also required to be licensed. Failure to vaccinate an animal as required may subject the owner to a $250.00 fine.

Rabies Clinic for Dogs, Cats, and Ferrets
The Montgomery County Police Department's Animal Services Division and Rockville City Neighborhood Services Division will host rabies vaccination clinics on the following dates:

April 17, 2016
May 15, 2016
June 19, 2016
July 17, 2016
August 21, 2016
September 18, 2016

Clinics are held at the new Montgomery County Animal Services and Adoption Center located at 7315 Muncaster Mill Road, Derwood, MD 20855. Clinics begin at 8:00 a.m. and end at 10:30 a.m.
Additional Clinic Information
The clinics offer free or discounted rabies vaccinations after pet licenses are purchased at the clinic for City of Rockville, City of Gaithersburg and Montgomery County pets.

City of Rockville pet licenses will also be available at each clinic. All animals must be leashed or in carriers and controlled to receive service. For more information, please call 240-314-8937.

Dog License Fees
License Period Unaltered Altered
One Year $24 $12
Two years $48 $24
Three Years $72 $36

There is a 50% reduction on the above fees for senior citizens, handicapped, and those persons on public assistance for altered pets.

First Time Licensing Fees
For a dog, cat or ferret being licensed for the first time the fee is as follows:
  • Altered: $1.00 per month up to the rabies expiration date.
  • Altered-Sr. Rate (owner 60 years of age or older): $.50 cents/ per month up to the rabies expiration date. Same rate for a recipient of Public Assistance or handicapped individual.
  • Unaltered: $2.00 per month up to the rabies expiration date.

For additional information call 240-314-8937.

A City of Rockville pet license must be purchased.