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Public asked to report unlicensed dogs to Animal Care Services

April 30th, 2010 · No Comments · News, Safety

Experts project that there are as many as 103,000 household dogs in Long Beach, and, to date, only about 29,000 of those dogs have a current paid license and rabies vaccination registered with the City. “This presents a public health and safety threat to our neighborhoods,” says Ronald R. Arias, director of Health and Human […]

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Public warned about possibly rabid bats

April 9th, 2010 · No Comments · Safety

Acting Long Beach City Health Officer Dr. Anne Anglim is advising local residents to avoid contact with any bats they might come across. “Children are especially vulnerable as they may see a bat on the ground and think it is a toy,” said Anglim. This precaution is important as a bat recently found in a […]

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