Advice to Prevent and Respond to Dog Bites
As the weather becomes milder, PHMDC Animal Services receives more reports of dog bites. Nearly half of Dane County households own a dog, so it's important that all residents know what to do in the event of a bite.
Well Owners Should Test Drinking Water Annually
Many residents of Dane County get their water supply from their own private wells. Unlike public water supplies that are continuously tested and monitored, homeowners that have their own well are responsible for making sure their drinking water is safe.