Pet owners in Haliburton County have a chance to protect their animals.

There will be a low-cost rabies vaccination clinic in Haliburton Village.

The Haliburton-Kawartha-Pine Ridge District Health Unit is encouraging residents to take advantage of the clinic.

They say rabies is fatal, so getting pets vaccinated is an important part of caring for animals.

The clinic will be at Pet Valu on October 1st from 11:00am to 2:00pm.