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Public Assistance Request Dog Bite

The Grey Bruce Health Unit is seeking assistance from the public in finding the owner of a dog involved in a biting incident that occurred in the Town of Hanover. On Sunday, October 20, 2019, at approximately 6:00 p.m. A child was bitten by a beige Mastiff type dog at the Hanover Skateboard Park. The dog was off least, attended by a young adult male.

Staff of the Grey Bruce Health Unit need to confirm the dog is not infectious with rabies. By verifying the health of the dog, the victim can avoid receiving the post-exposure rabies treatment. If you have any information related to this incident, please contact the Grey Bruce Health Unit at 519-376-9420 ext. 1262.

 

For More Information:
Paul Kourtsidis
Grey Bruce Health Unit
519-376-9420 or 1-800-263-3456 ext. 1262
p.kourtsidis@publichealthgreybruce.on.ca

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