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Vaccine Clinic
 

Next clinic date:
Saturday, October 21st schedule opens at noon on Monday, October 2nd.

Be sure to book right at noon, spots fill very quickly!

Keeping your pet healthy and happy is your goal and ours. At our low-cost vaccine clinic healthy cats and dogs can receive important, budget-friendly rabies and distemper vaccines. APL's vaccine clinic is not meant to take the place of yearly wellness exams with your veterinarian. It is important to see your full-service veterinarian for additional recommendations for preventative care, as every animals' needs are unique. Should your pet become ill for any reason it is imperative that you seek veterinary care. 

 

Take note:

  • Pets are seen by appointment only. 

  • All appointments are booked online (scroll to bottom of page to book!). You will receive emails to confirm your appointment, to remind you about your appointment, and to sign your consent form.

  • Appointments are booked in 3 to 5 minute increments. Please arrive on time for your appointment.

  • If your pet will be receiving a 3-year vaccine you must provide proof of prior vaccination. (If your pet has been to a previous APL vaccine clinic, we have record of services performed there on file.) 

  • To best accommodate everyone, we permit 3 pets per household, per clinic. If you have a litter of 3 or more puppies or kittens, please call 217-789-7729 to make an appointment.

  • A deposit is required when booking more than 2 pets. We'll contact you to make payment arrangements. 

Vaccine Clinic Requirements

  • All animals require an appointment. Please arrive on time. Be prepared to wait outside or in your car with your pet.

  • Attendees are responsible for controlling their own pets. Please keep your dog on a leash and your cat in a carrier

  • Please bring your pet's prior vaccine history if you have any.

  • All animals must be healthy, not pregnant, and able to be safely handled.

  • We are unable to diagnose or address medical issues at the vaccine clinic. 

  • Payment is due at time of service. We accept cash, credit, and debit. We are unable to process Care Credit. 

Pricing & Services

Fixed Pets (& kittens/puppies <1 year old)

Rabies 1-year vaccine $18

Rabies 3-year vaccine* $25

Rabies registration** 1-year $17 

Rabies registration** 3-year $34

Canine distemper (DHPP) $15

Bordetella (kennel cough) $15

Feline distemper (FVRCP) $15

Unfixed Pets

Rabies 1-year vaccine $36

Rabies 3-year vaccine* $50

Rabies registration** 1-year $37

Rabies registration** 3-year $74

Canine distemper (DHPP) $30

Bordetella (kennel cough) $30

Feline distemper (FVRCP) $30

*Available to pets that have had a previous rabies vaccine.

**Rabies registration is required for Sangamon County residents when rabies vaccine is given.

Other Services

Heartworm test $15

Microchip $20

Flea/Tick/Heartworm Products

Canine products

NexGard Chews**

monthly chewable for fleas & ticks

$20 single

$60 3-pack

Trifexis*

monthly chewable for fleas & heartworm prevention

$20 single

$115 6-pack

Iverhart Max*

monthly chewable for heartworm prevention

$7 single dose

$30-40 6-pack

Vectra 3D

monthly topical for fleas & ticks

$10 single

$50 6-pack

Feline products

Catego

monthly topical for fleas & ticks

$10 single

$50 6-pack

Selarid or Senergy**

monthly topical for fleas, ear mites, & roundworms

$12 single

$60 6-pack

Crossblock

monthly topical for fleas

$5 single

Profender**

topical dewormer 

$12/dose

*A heartworm test performed at our clinic in the last 12 months is required to purchase

**Prescription product available to patients we've seen within the last 12 months

What To Do When You Arrive

Park near the spay/neuter clinic building toward the back of the lot. Check in with a volunteer (or in the lobby during inclement weather). The volunteer will ensure your paperwork is complete and will direct you when to enter the building. Be prepared to show proof of prior vaccination if your pet will be receiving any 3-year vaccines.  

Cancelation/No-Show Policy

Appointments are in high demand. If you cannot make your appointment, PLEASE let us know so that we can fill your appointment with another pet. You can respond to your email communications or call our spay/neuter clinic office at 217-789-7729 to cancel no later than noon the day before the clinic. We are not able to take phone calls the day of the Vaccine Clinic. If you do not cancel your appointment with appropriate notice, you will be required to pre-pay for subsequent appointments.  

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