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    Flu Vaccinations for Children

    The Frederick County Health Department (FCHD) encourages all Frederick County residents to get a flu vaccination this season. Read on...
  2. Public Health Alert

    Fox Tests Positive for Rabies in Frederick City, Maryland

    On October 5, 2021, the Frederick County Health Department (FCHD) received a report from the Maryland Department of Health Rabies Laboratory that a fox found near Baughman’s Lane and Shookstown Road has tested positive for rabies. Read on...
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    DRUG DISPOSAL DAY SCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY, OCTOBER 23rd 2021

    On Saturday, October 23, 2021, Frederick County will take part in the Drug Enforcement Agency’s (DEA) “National Prescription Drug Take Back Day”. This drive-through event offers residents the opportunity to prevent medicine misuse and diversion. Read on...
  4. PUBLIC HEALTH ALERT

    Child Bitten by Unknown Dog in Frederick County

    A child was bitten by an unknown dog at the playground on Laurel Wood Way in Frederick, Maryland, around 6:30 or 7:00 pm, on Saturday, October 2, 2021. The dog is described as a large, fawn-colored, Pitbull-type dog. Read on...
  5. PUBLIC HEALTH ALERT

    CAT TEST POSITIVE FOR RABIES IN FREDERICK COUNTY

    On September 17, 2021, the Frederick County Health Department (FCHD) received a report that a stray cat captured on Hansonville Road in Frederick County, Maryland, tested positive for the rabies virus. Read on...
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