Cat in Pocomoke Area Tests Positive for Rabies
July 8, 2022/
A cat in Pocomoke has tested positive for rabies.
According to the Worcester County Health Department, the rabid cat was located in the area of Colona Road, and is a dark gray striped, short-haired female.
Anyone who has had contact with this animal contact is urged to contact the Worcester County Health Department at 410-641-9559. Post exposure treatment is necessary to prevent rabies, which is fatal if not treated.
Anyone with a pet that may have been bitten, scratched or had other type of direct contact with this rabid cat should contact a veterinarian immediately.
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