Health & Safety Alerts
A positive rabid cat has been confirmed in the in the vicinity of the 1100 block of Camp Road, Denton.
There are known to be other feral cats in this area, and it is possible that other rabid animals are present. Out of an abundance of caution, avoid contact with any unknown animals in this area. Pet owners in this area should ensure their animals are up to date on their rabies vaccinations.
Xylazine (“tranq” or “zombie drug”) is being mixed with street drugs and a person may not even be aware. It has been increasingly detected in overdose deaths.
Health Officer Robin Cahall and the Health Department’s leadership team were in attendance to receive the proclamation and talk about the important role public health plays in creating healthy communities and improving quality of life.