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The laws aren’t new but the guide brings clarity. All dogs and cats in Texas must be vaccinated for rabies by 16 weeks of age by or under the direct supervision of a licensed veterinarian using a vaccine licensed by the USDA. The vaccine must be approved for that species, and given after the minimum age requirement and by the right route of

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(c) To the extent of any conflict between this section and any other law or rule relating to the administration of rabies vaccine, this section controls. Added by Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 52 (H.B. 1740), Sec. 1, eff. May 21, 2015. SUBCHAPTER C. RABIES VACCINATIONS. Sec. 826.021. VACCINATION OF DOGS AND CATS REQUIRED.

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Rabies vaccination must be in accordance with the Texas Administrative Code, Rabies Control and Eradication (Sections 169.29, 169.31, and 169.32). For more information call 512-776-7255 or visit the DSHS website. • By state law, all dogs and cats 12 weeks of age or older (regardless of state/country of origin) must be

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Rabies Vaccination Requirements. The state of Texas requires that dogs and cats be vaccinated against rabies by 4 months of age. The vaccination must be administered by a licensed veterinarian. Additionally, when traveling with a dog or cat, have in your possession a rabies vaccination certificate that was signed by the veterinarian who administered the …

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Infectious Disease Prevention Section Mail Code: 1927 PO BOX 149347 - Austin, TX 78714-9347 1100 West 49th Street, Suite …

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Texas State Law requires all dogs and cats to have current rabies vaccinations. Animal Control enforces this law by requiring all resident pet owners to show proof of their animals current rabies vaccination certificate when purchasing a City pet license. This is a low cost service provided by Animal Care & Control. You must bring your pet

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A: Yes. Statutory law (Ch. 826, Health and Safety Code) empowers local jurisdictions to establish more stringent rabies vaccination intervals than those outlined in the amendments to the Rabies Control and Eradication state law. If your city or county requires animals to be vaccinated against rabies on an annual basis, area pet owners must

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(a) When a dog, cat, or domestic ferret that has bitten a human has been identified, the custodian will place the animal (regardless of its vaccination status) in quarantine as defined in the Texas Health and Safety Code, §826.002, until the end of the 10-day observation period.

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Designation of Local Rabies Control Authority 826.018. Local Rabies Control Programs 826.021. Vaccination of Dogs and Cats Required 826.022. Vaccination 826.023. Use and Sale of Rabies Vaccine 826.024. Use and Sale of Rabies Vaccine 826.025. Provision of Vaccine and Serum 826.031. Registration of Dogs and Cats by Local Governments 826.032.

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The City of Carrollton, Texas, Animal Services Department asks that all residents report animal scratches and bites to local rabies control, as required by state law. A dog or other animal that bites or scratches a person, breaking the skin, must …

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Texas & Federal Laws. Chapter 821 of the Texas Health and Safety Code. This chapter, "Treatment of Animals," discusses the treatment of animals that are impounded or seized, outlining the process when local officials seize an animal due to cruel treatment. This section also describes acceptable euthanasia methods and unlawful restraint of dogs.

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The Law Regarding Rabies Vaccinations in Texas The Texas Health and Safety Code §826 mandates that all dogs, cats and ferrets must receive a rabies vaccination within four months of being born. After that, their ongoing rabies vaccination schedule is generally determined by the veterinarian who administered their initial vaccination.

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Rabies in Texas. Infectious Disease Prevention Section Mail Code: 1927 PO BOX 149347 - Austin, TX 78714-9347

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laws applicable to the county's local rabies control authority and animal control authority and is authorized to issue citations in the unincorporated area of Harris County, Texas to enforce these Regulations pursuant to Texas Health & Safety Code § 121.003 (c).

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No exam fees. Save big on rabies shots and so much more. At the Clinic our state licensed veterinarians and professional staff will ask you a few questions about your pet’s lifestyle. Your answers will help us determine which vaccinations and tests are right for your pet. Rabies shots for your cat and dog are required by law in all states.

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822 and 826 of the Texas Health & Safety Code. It is the purpose of the Commissioners Court of Montgomery County to impose reasonable and uniform rules for rabies control and restraint of dogs and cats in Montgomery County. SECTION II. DEFINITIONS. For purposes of these rules, certain terms and words are hereby defined. Words used

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Infectious Disease Prevention Section Mail Code: 1927 PO BOX 149347 - Austin, TX 78714-9347 1100 West 49th Street, Suite …

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How old do dogs have to be to get rabies in texas?

Texas Administrative Code Title 25 Part 1 Chapter 169 Subchapter A Rule 169.29 The custodian (excluding animal shelters as defined in the Texas Health and Safety Code, §823.001) of each dog or cat shall have the animal vaccinated against rabies by 16 weeks of age.

What are the laws for rabies control in the united states?

Municipalities May Adopt Ordinances or Rules § 826.016. Contracts § 826.017. Designation of Local Rabies Control Authority § 826.018. Local Rabies Control Programs § 826.021. Vaccination of Dogs and Cats Required § 826.0211. Confidentiality of Certain Information in Rabies Vaccination Certificate; Criminal Penalty § 826.022.

What are the animal laws in dallas tx?

Dallas incorporates into its ordinance Chapters 823 and 826 of the Texas Health and Safety Code. These chapters deal with animal shelters and rabies. The City also incorporates provisions of the Texas Dangerous Dog Act (in Chapter 822 of the Texas Health and Safety Code). We briefly address this Act on the Texas law page of our website.

What are the pet laws in harris county tx?

All dogs and cats must be kept under restraint while in the unincorporated areas of Harris County, Texas. The custodian of a dog or cat is not authorized to have, harbor or keep any unlicensed dog or cat,

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