Jackson County Farm Bureau hosts veterinarian clinic

 

Jackson County Farm Bureau and veterinarian Joey Minter teamed up to offer rabies and parvo shots to small pets belonging to Farm Bureau members on Friday, September 7th.  Approximately 50 pets were vaccinated at a reduced cost to the member. The clinic, which was held in the parking lot at the Farm Bureau office in McKee, had a steady stream of customers throughout the morning. Farm Bureau plans to join with Dr. Minter to offer this program on an annual basis.  

 

Pictured left to right:  Judy Helton, Dr. Joey Minter, Brenda Ayers, Phyllis Purvis, Tanda Isaacs, and Diane Isaacs.

 

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