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Are cases of rabies on the rise in Fairfax County?

Two high-profile cases of rabid animals attacking humans in Fairfax County have drawn attention recently to the issue of rabies.

Monday - 10/15/2012, 04:26pm EDT

Tags: Fairfax County, fairfax county health department

Rabid fox prompts warnings to Fairfax residents

Police are warning residents in one Fairfax neighborhood about a rabid fox recently found in the area.

Thursday - 09/27/2012, 04:41pm EDT

Tags: Fairfax City,

Bat at Ravens game has health officials worried

A different kind of bat the one with wings made contact with a fan during a Ravens game, worrying officials with the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene because of the potential for rabies exposure.

Thursday - 08/23/2012, 11:54pm EDT

Tags: bat, Ravens, Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, kate ryan

Rabid bat found in Charles Co. apartment

The Charles County Health Department wants to hear from anyone who has lived in or stayed overnight at the Huntington Apartments in the St. Charles community since Jan. 1, 2012. A bat removed July 24 from an apartment tested positive for rabies.

Wednesday - 08/01/2012, 06:51am EDT

Tags: michelle basch, bat, Waldorf, Huntington Apartments

Md. woman exposed to rabies following deer's kick

It's strange enough to be kicked in the face by a deer, let alone one with rabies.

Tuesday - 07/17/2012, 08:00am EDT


Rabid animals cause concern in Frederick County

With an infected raccoon in downtown Frederick last week and more confirmed rabid animals this year than in any county in Maryland, Frederick County Health Department officials say it is more important than ever to make sure pets are vaccinated

Sunday - 07/01/2012, 02:00am EDT

Tags: Frederick County Health Department

Skunk, horse test positive for rabies in Va.

The Virginia Department of Health has confirmed two cases of rabid animals.

Friday - 01/13/2012, 05:36am EST

Tags: Virginia Department of Health,

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