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In order to do our part to help prevent the COVID-19 virus spread, FCHD is currently operating on an appointment-only basis.
Para hacer nuestra parte para ayudar a prevenir la propagación del virus COVID-19, el Departamento de Salud del Condado de Frederick actualmente está operando solo con citas programadas.

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ALERT FC
  1. PUBLIC HEALTH ALERT

    Man Bitten by Unknown Dog in Frederick County

    A man was bitten by an unknown dog at the Ballenger Creek Dog Park in Frederick, Maryland. The unknown dog is named “Sissy” and described as a white Pit mix around 30 pounds with a long tail, short coat, and floppy ears. Read on...
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    Drug Disposal Day Achievements

    On Saturday, April 24, the Frederick County Health Department (FCHD) partnered with Whitesell Pharmacy, the Maryland State Police and the Frederick Police Department to host the Drug Enforcement Agency’s “National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day”. Read on...
  3. PUBLIC HEALTH ALERT

    Woman Bitten by Dog in Frederick County

    Woman Bitten by Dog on Sunday, April 18, 2021, at Ballenger Creek Dog Park in Frederick, Maryland. Seeking Owner of Two Dogs. Read on...
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    Cat Tests Positive for Rabies in Frederick County

    On March 18, 2021, the Frederick County Health Department (FCHD) received a report that a stray cat collected near the intersection of Walter Martz Road and Yellow Springs Road in Frederick, Maryland, has tested positive for the rabies virus. Read on...
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    Fox Tests Positive for Rabies in Frederick County

    On March 16, 2021, the Frederick County Health Department received a report from the MD Dept of Health Rabies Laboratory that a fox roaming in Catoctin Mountain Park and Cunningham Falls State Park has tested positive for rabies. Read on...
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