Connecticut Department of Public Health concerned over possible rabies exposure

WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — The Connecticut Department of Public Health is concerned after a number of people may have come in contact with a rabid kitten.

The black and white kitten was found in May in Waterbury near the Wal-Mart on Route 69.

On June 3rd, the kitten was at the town-wide tag sale in Southbury at the “Whiskers Pet Rescue” booth.

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The department is advising anyone who handled the kitten to see a doctor.

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