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Wild Groundhog Confirmed To Have Rabies Found At The Maryland Zoo

A wild groundhog found at the Maryland Zoo has tested positive for rabies, according to state health officials. The zoo officials confirmed that the groundhog was not part of their animal collection. It was discovered that the animal followed a … Continue reading

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Local Health Department Issue Rabid Kitten Alert In Prince George’s County

A recent rabies exposure in Laurel, Maryland has prompted local health officials to issue an alert. Community members are being urged to take animal safety tips serious.

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Police: Four Juveniles Charged In Connection With Assault On Assistant City Health Commissioner

Earlier this month, an assistant city health commissioner was assaulted and robbed in downtown Baltimore. Greg Sileo, 33, was walking from a nearby restaurant back to the work when a group of juveniles attacked him. He was later transported to … Continue reading

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