Kane rabies shot fees increasing next year

Fee increase will be $2 for neutered, $5 for non-neutered animals

GENEVA – As of Jan. 1, 2022, all Kane County Animal Control rabies shot fees will increase $2 for neutered and animals less than 1 year of age, and $5 for non-neutered animals, officials announced in a news release.

Seniors age 65 years or older with proof of age will continue to receive free tags.

The new tag fee for a one-year shot for an animal that is less than a year old will be $12 for a neutered animal or $27 for a three-year shot.

For a non-neutered animal, the one-year shot is $30 and the three-year shot is $67.50.

Animal Control notified county veterinarians of the fee increases so they can let their customers know well in advance.

Tags can be purchased when animals get their rabies shots at Kane County vet clinics and hospitals or directly from Kane County Animal Control, 4060 Keslinger Road, Geneva from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday and Friday; 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; and 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday.