Rabies Information

Rabies is an infectious, viral disease that affects the nervous system of humans and other mammals. People get rabies from the bite of an animal with rabies. Any wild mammal, such as skunk, fox, coyote, or bat can have rabies and transmit it to a human.

The Washington County Health Department investigates animal bite reports to assist in preventing the spread of rabies. All bites are required by law to be reported. On average, the Health Department investigates approximately 100 bites per year.

"Take the Bite out of Rabies" pamphlet (PDF)

Rabies Shot Clinic for Dogs and Cats

Rabies Shot Clinic Flyer Saturday, July 25, 2020 (PDF)

Rabies Shot Clinic Facebook Event Saturday, July 25, 2020 

Washington County Health Dept.
342 Muskingum Dr. Marietta, OH

Saturday, July 25, 2020

1:00 P.M. - 2:30 P.M.
Cost is $10.00 per animal

SOCIAL DISTANCING WILL BE REQUIRED AND MASKS ARE AVAILABLE.

Dogs must be on a leash. Cats must be in carriers.
All animals must be 12 weeks old.