The following downloads are fact sheets produced by the New York State Department of Health.
"Rabies - What to Do If..." provides guidelines for what to do if you come in contact with a rabid or potentially rabid animal.
"Bat Rabies in NYS" is an informational booklet concerning bat rabies in New York State.
"Rabies Vaccination - Fact Sheet for Pet Owners" is a fact sheet concerning New York State rabies vaccination requirements. Read more
There will be a rabies clinic held at the Cattaraugus County Department of Public Works garage in Little Valley on May 5, 2012 from 9:00 am to Noon.
Rabies Vaccinations are required for ALL cats, dogs and domesticated ferrets by FOUR months of age (but not less than 12 weeks).
Cats and dogs are given a booster one year later and every three years thereafter. Ferrets must be vaccinated annually.
No charge for vaccination but donations accepted to help defray costs! Read more
EVERYONE over age 6 months is now eligible for H1N1 vaccine - please encourage anyone and everyone to come to one of our clinics! Thus far we have scheduled Olean Bethany Lutheran (across from County Bldg), TODAY the 11th, from 1 to 7 pm....and in Cattaraugus on Wednesday, the 16th, at the Fireman's Club on South Street, also from 1 to 7 pm.
SEASONAL FLU VACCINE
NOTE: Your own doctor may be your best option for getting seasonal flu vaccine. Many health care providers have received supplies of seasonal flu vaccine, while other providers are still waiting to receive their vaccines. Providers will continue to receive vaccines in the coming weeks, and vaccination for seasonal flu will continue through November and December, in time to provide protection against the seasonal flu.