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Raccoon captured in Indiana Twp. tests positive for rabies

Raccoon captured in Indiana Twp. tests positive for rabies

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

April 13, 2019

PITTSBURGH — The Allegheny County Health Department has confirmed yet another case of rabies in the area. Last week, a raccoon was captured around the 200 block of Little Deer Creek Road in Indiana Township. This is the 17th reported case of rabies in Allegheny County in 2019. There have been five...

Raccoons captured test positive for rabies

Raccoons captured test positive for rabies

Michael Delehanty, Contributor

February 28, 2019

PITTSBURGH — The Allegheny County Health Department has confirmed that two more raccoons have tested positive for rabies. The first case was confirmed on Feb. 15 when the raccoon was captured near the 1500-block of Glencoe Avenue in Greentree Borough. The second case was reported on Feb. 20 at...

First case of rabies in 2019 confirmed in Allegheny Co.

First case of rabies in 2019 confirmed in Allegheny Co.

Marlissa Miller, Contributor

January 26, 2019

PITTSBURGH -- The first case of rabies in Allegheny County this year has been confirmed. The Allegheny County Health Department (ACHD) confirmed that two raccoons brought into their facilities have tested positive for rabies. One raccoon was found near the 1500 block of Duffield Street in the City...