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Neighborhood Pit Bull Day offers free rabies vaccinations, microchips

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TAMPA, FL (WFLA) -

Pit bull owners in Tampa are invited to bring their dogs for free rabies vaccinations and microchips at the 2nd annual Neighborhood Pit Bull Day on Saturday, March 1.

The Hillsborough Animal Health Foundation and the Hillsborough County Animal Services are partnering to offer the clinic from 9 a.m. to noon at the Town 'N Country Recreation Center, 6039 Hanley Road in Tampa.

The event will provide 500 free rabies vaccinations and pet registration tags, and 250 free microchips, for pit bulls and pit mixes.

Owners must be Hillsborough County residents; bring a driver's license or other form of I.D. with proof of address.

Dogs must be on leashes (no retractable leashes); no other animals, please.

For more information call the Hillsborough Animal Health Foundation at 813-235-0883, or Hillsborough County Animal Services at 813-744-5660.

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