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News Brief

  12/27/2010, Tevet 20, 5771

Rabies Case in Merchavia


The Health Ministry announced on Monday that a stray black Labrador retriever that went astray in the community of Merchavia, near Afula, last Thursday was found to be infected with rabies.

The Ministry says that anyone who came in contact with the animal in the area or has animals that might have come in contact with the animal and were bitten to urgently contact the Afula health office, their nearest health office or nearest hospital emergency room.