PLAINFIELD, NJ — The Plainfield Division of Health will be holding clinics this month that will provide residents with the opportunity to microchip licensed cats and dogs for just $10 per pet.
According to Revival Animal Health, one in three pets will become lost at some point in their lives, and 52 percent of microchipped pets are returned to their owners.
Animal licenses will also be available at the clinics. Licenses for spayed/neutered pets cost $15.20, and non-spayed/non-neutered cost $18.20.
The four clinics will be offered on the following dates:
- Saturday, Jan. 11, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Netherwood Fire Station, 1015 South Ave.
- Saturday, Jan. 18, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Fire Department Headquarters, 315 Central Ave.
- Saturday, Jan. 25, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the fire station at 1147 West 3rd St.
- Saturday, Feb. 1, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Netherwood Fire Station, 1015 South Ave.
Dogs should be on leashes, and cats must be in carriers.
For additional information, call the Plainfield Division of Health at 908-753-3092.