Rabies and Animal Bites

Picture of racoon. Phone: 585 753-5171
Fax: 585 753-6014

What We Do

  • Respond to reported animal bites and potential exposures, including consultation with medical personnel for follow up on post-exposure medical treatment when necessary.
  • Submit suspected animal specimens to the New York State Laboratory in Albany for rabies analysis.
  • Monitor 10-day confinement and 6-month quarantine of domestic animals involved in human contact or contact with potentially rabid animals.

Rabies Vaccination Clinics

  • Conduct FREE rabies immunization clinics for dogs, cats and ferrets.
  • Active immunization records are maintained for animals receiving immunizations at clinics.

2023 Rabies Clinic Schedule                

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