RABIES ADVISORY NOTICE
A CONFIRMED RABID RACCOON
HAS BEEN FOUND near Girdletree off of Rt. 12
• REPORT IMMEDIATELY sick animals and those acting in an unusual manner, as there may or will be additional rabid animals in this area. Prevent/report contact with people or pets. Contact Animal Control, the County Sheriff’s office or your local Police Department.
• Do not handle your pet if contact to a wild animal occurs.
• Make sure all your pets (especially outdoor pets) have up-to-date rabies vaccinations.
• Do not let your pets roam free or leave pet food outdoors.
This will attract wild and stray animals to your property.
• Teach children to stay away from wild animals and animals they don’t know.
For more rabies information, visit: www.worcesterhealth.org
MD AND WORCESTER CO. LAW REQUIRE CURRENT RABIES VACCINATIONS FOR ANY DOGS, CATS OR FERRETS
Please contact Environmental Health if you have any questions or information regarding this notice: 410-641-9559.