Department of Health Alert: Indiantown dog tests positive for rabies

The Florida Department of Health in Martin County has issued a rabies alert for Indiantown following a domestic dog testing positive for rabies. According to the owner, the dog was unvaccinated and kept outside. It became sick after it was scratched or bitten by an unknown animal … Click here to read more

September 28: Humane Society of Treasure Coast offers important rabies and microchip clinic

On Monday, September 28, 2015, the HSTC is offering a rabies and microchip clinic. Rabies vaccinations for pets 4-months and older are just $10.00. Microchip registration is also just $10.00 … Click here to read more

Raccoon tests positive for rabies in Sewall’s Point

A raccoon that came in contact with two dogs in Sewall’s Point has tested positive for rabies. The dogs were vaccinated and will receive a booster. As a precaution, the dogs are quarantined and monitored by Martin County Animal Control. This is the second case of rabies in Martin County this year. … Click here to read more

Third case of rabies in Martin County this year

From WPEC: A raccoon that bit a man on a private ranch off Kanner Highway has tested positive for rabies. The victim is receiving post exposure rabies treatment, county health officials said. This is the third case of rabies in Martin County this year. … Click here to read more