ALERT: Palmetto Bay under a rabies alert
Review the notification and take notice.
Please make sure you and your pets are protected
Information is that a rabid otter bit a person and at least three other people were possibly exposed to the deadly disease in the area.
Information is from the Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade.
This rabies alert covers these boundaries within Palmetto Bay:
Here are some tips from the Department of Health to avoid exposure:
"The only treatment for human exposure to rabies is rabies-specific immune globulin and rabies immunization," health officials cautioned. "Appropriate treatment started soon after the exposure will protect an exposed person from the disease."
I will keep you advised as will official Palmetto Bay Government and Miami-Dade County media.
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Urgent Alert: Palmetto Bay under a rabies alert - Please make sure you and your pets are protected
CLICK HERE to read Mayor Flinn's e-blast alert