Downriver Animal welfare organization Basil’s Buddies has a couple of events coming up in March. The first event is a low cost pet vaccination clinic, and the second is a kid’s story time and craft day.
The low cost vaccine clinic will be held on Friday, March 1, from 4:30-7:30 p.m. at Tiny Paws Pet Grooming, 13498 Dix, in Southgate. Vaccines will be available for both dogs and cats. A record of previous vaccination is required for the 3 year rabies vaccine. Prices are as follows:
Bordetella - $15
Distemper (DAPP with Lepto) - $20
Leptospirosis (4 way) - $15
Lyme - $25
Rabies (1 yr) - $15
Rabies (3 yr) - $15
Heartworm testing (dogs only) - $20
Feline Rabies (1 yr only) non-adjuvanted - $20
Leukemia - $20
RCP - $15
Heartworm preventative is available for dogs and cats. A heartworm test or (results of current heartworm test results from a veterinarian) is required to purchase heartworm preventative for dogs.
Basil’s Buddies chairman Patti Radakovich will also be hosting a special “Easter Storytime and Craft Day” on Saturday, March 16 beginning at 12:30 p.m. at Total Health Foods, 2938 Biddle, in Wyandotte. Patti will read her children’s story The Easter Chinchilla, the tale of Inca, a chinchilla who doesn’t quite fit in. The book will be available for purchase after the reading, and a portion of the proceeds will go to support Basil’s Buddies.