Rabies In Emmitsburg
Tuesday, April 10, an opossum was seen in the area
of Irishtown Road and the Brookfield Subdivision.
On Wednesday, April 11, the opossum made contact
with a dog in the area. The opossum tested
POSITIVE for rabies.
within the affected area whose animal may have had
contact with the opossum should contact the
Frederick County Health Department at 301-600-1717
and their veterinarian as soon as possible.
person who may have come into contact with the
opossum should contact their primary care physician