- Rabid raccoon found in Glen Carlyn Park area March 9
- Anyone with raccoon contact call AWLA immediately
Arlington Public Health and the Animal Welfare League of Arlington (AWLA) are seeking information about anyone who may have had contact with a raccoon in Glen Carlyn Park on Saturday, March 9, 2013.
A witness saw two dogs fighting in the water with a raccoon in the off-leash dog area. Animal Control located the raccoon later that day and humanely euthanized it. The raccoon has tested positive for rabies. Any people or pets that may have had contact with any raccoon in the Glen Carlyn Park vicinity should call Animal Control at 703-931-9241 immediately.