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HERSHEY, Pa. (CBS) – Santa and his reindeer are getting ready to embark on their yearly journey around the world. And Eyewitness News discovered Santa’s reindeer are in top shape for the trip.

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Those reindeer have been given a clean bill of health and are clear to make deliveries on Christmas Eve.

Officials in Hershey, Pa. made the declaration.

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Veterinarians checked out the nine reindeer to make sure they are disease-free.

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The secretary of agriculture then gave the green light.