Public Health Alert: Man Bitten By Unknown Dog

The dog’s health needs to be monitored.

Frederick, Md. (BW)- A man was bit by an unknown dog in Frederick County on Saturday, July 15.

The victim was running on the tow path at the Monocacy Aqueduct on the C&O canal when he was bit.

The dog is described as a medium sized, short-haired dog, black or brown in color.

The woman walking the dog is described as having dark hair and being between 20 and 30 years old. She was also seen with a young boy.

The dog needs to be quarantined for 10 days to monitor the dog’s health.

If the health of the animal is not normal, it may need to recieve a rabbies shot.

Anyone with information about this dog should contact Frederick County Animal Control at 301-600-1544.