Vets and Pets

Service Information
Vets and Pets image with dog and cat

Please note: The Vets and Pets clinic is available to the first 200 cats and dogs and is first come, first served.

The Cook County Department of Veterans Affairs and the County’s Department of Animal and Rabies Control have partnered with Chicago Animal Care and Control to launch Vets and Pets, a free one-day rabies and distemper vaccine and microchip clinic for pets belonging to County veterans and service members.

This is the first clinic of its kind and is scheduled for:

Saturday, July 13, 2024
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
General Jones Armory
5200 S. Cottage Grove Ave.
Chicago, IL 60615

Click here to download the flyer for additional information. 

Veterans and service members can bring up to four pets per household. Please bring one item that proves military status. Accepted documents include DD214 paired with picture ID, veteran ID or common access card. Dogs must be on a leash and cats must be in carriers.