Lisa McCafferty , R.S., MPH
Public Health Director


Location & Phone

1062 State Route 38
PO Box 120
Owego, NY 13827

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Healthy Neighborhoods Program

How Safe Is Your Home?

The Healthy Neighborhoods Program (HNP) provides a free in home assessment focusing on home safety.  An HNP team member can discuss areas where safety can be improved and may also supply FREE items to assist you with making your home safer!

 Tioga County Residents can call 687-8390 to schedule a FREE home safety check!

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Tioga County Public Health Releases 2018 Rabies Vaccination Clinic Schedule

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Pre-registration is strongly encouraged for faster service:

New York State Public Health Law requires that all puppies and kittens get their first rabies shot at three months of age. They also need to get a booster shot at one year old and then again every three years. Ferrets must get a shot every year. Bring any past rabies shot records. Please keep your pets on a leash or in a carrier.

Owners are responsible for their pets and any harm they may cause!

A $10.00 donation per animal is requested, but not required. No animal will be turned away due to inability to pay. 

2018 Schedule:

  • Wednesday, January 24, 6-8 PM
    • Candor Fire Station, 74 Owego Rd., Candor
  • Thursday, March 22, 6-8 PM
    • Waverly Village Barn Parking Lot, Spring St., Waverly
  • Saturday, April 28, 2-4 PM
    • Hickories Park, 359 Hickories Park Rd., Owego
  • Thursday, May 24, 6-8 PM
    • Newark Valley Fire Station, State Route 38, Newark Valley
  • Thursday, June 21, 6-8 PM
    • Apalachin Fire Station, 230 Pennsylvania Ave., Apalachin
  • Thursday, July 26, 6-8 PM
    • Spencer Fire Station, Main St., Spencer
  • Thursday, August 30, 6-8 PM
    • Berkshire Fire Station, 12515 State Route 38, Berkshire
  • Thursday, September 27, 6-8 PM
    • Nichols Fire Station, 106 W River Rd., Nichols
  • Thursday, November 29, 6-8 PM
    • Campville Fire Station #3 (Owego Location), 1307-1315 State Route 38, Owego

 Questions? Call Environmental Health at 607-687-8565 or email!

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