FYI from Prince George’s County Animal Shelter: Effective Thursday, August 17, 2023, the Prince George’s County Animal Shelter will temporarily close to the public due to an outbreak of canine influenza to quarantine, treat, and care for the affected animals. The canine influenza virus is one of the viral causes of kennel cough. It does not affect humans but is highly contagious for dogs and can be fatal.

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For more information about animal services and for updates, contact (301) 780-7200.