Maricopa County Animal Care and Control is holding free pet vaccination and spay/neuter clinics this month at Home Depot, 1330 W. Baseline Road, Tempe.
Rabies vaccinations will be offered 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Wednesday and 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Dec. 16.
Free spay/neuter operations will be offered Dec. 13 on a first-come, first-served basis by the agency's mobile unit. Check-in is 7 a.m., and the unit handles an average of 25 animals per event, depending on size. Animals must weigh at least 2 pounds, and no pregnant or in-heat females, animals with hernias or cryptorchid males will be accepted.
Do not give the pet food or water after 10 p.m. the night before the surgery. Limit two animals per household, and dog owners must purchase a county dog license.
For all clinics, dogs must be on a leash 6 feet long or shorter and cats must be in a carrier.
For information call (602) 506-0101 or visit www.unoporuno.org.