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Raccoon Tested Positive for Rabies
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The Montgomery County Health Dept. reports a raccoon tested positive for rabies on the 8000 block of Cedar Road in Elkins Park on October 29, 2014.
Anyone that has been bitten or scratched by, or had saliva exposure to, a raccoon must receive treatment to prevent this fatal disease.  If you, someone in your household, or any of your pets have possibly had contact with a raccoon or any other stray or wild animal, immediately call the Montgomery County Health Department, Division of Communicable Disease Control at 610-278-5117.


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