2012 News Releases

Department of Behavioral & Community Health

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August 2, 2012        Print version

Possible Rabid Cat in LaGrange

On Wednesday, August 1st at 9:40am, two individuals were bitten by a cat which ran off into the woods near the intersection of Noxon Road and Titusville Road.  The cat is a gray juvenile tabby cat with stripes, and is presumed to have rabies based on its behavior and appearance.

If you or someone you know, or any domestic pets were bitten by a cat matching this description within the past few days, or if you know the whereabouts of this cat, please contact the Dutchess County Department of Health as soon as possible at (845) 486-3404.





A. K. Vaidian, MD, MPH,Commissioner of Behavioral & Community Health A. K. Vaidian, MD, MPH
Commissioner of Behavioral & Community Health
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