rabies

Alabama News: Fox bite reported in Fairhope; victim has begun treatment

Montgomery, AL (STL.News) – A fox attack occurred in Fairhope on March 12.  The victim has begun post-exposure rabies treatment that consists of series of injections as prophylactic treatment. If the animal that bites a person cannot found for rabies testing, the recommendation is for a person to receive treatment to prevent rabies.  The treatment … Continue reading Alabama News: Fox bite reported in Fairhope; victim has begun treatment

New Mexico News: Second Case of Rabies Confirmed in a Fox in San Miguel County

SANTA FE, NM (STL.News) – The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) and New Mexico Department of Game and Fish (DGF) announced today that a case of rabies was laboratory confirmed on March 1 in a fox that was seen to be acting abnormally in San Miguel County. It had been previously announced that another … Continue reading New Mexico News: Second Case of Rabies Confirmed in a Fox in San Miguel County

Delaware News: Fox in Angola Area Tests Positive for Rabies

DOVER, DE – Delaware’s Division of Public Health (DPH) is warning Sussex County residents who live in the residential area of Camp Arrowhead Road between Marsh Island Golf Club and Angola Road of a positive case of rabies in a fox that bit a human and a dog earlier this week.  The fox was captured … Continue reading Delaware News: Fox in Angola Area Tests Positive for Rabies

Alabama News – Rabid raccoon bites two in Montgomery, prompting heightened rabies warning and need to vaccinate pets

MONTGOMERY, AL – A raccoon that bit two individuals in the Chisholm neighborhood in north Montgomery over the past weekend has tested positive for the rabies virus, the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) confirmed.  The people have been notified, and have begun receiving the rabies vaccine from their medical provider.  The vaccine is necessary … Continue reading Alabama News – Rabid raccoon bites two in Montgomery, prompting heightened rabies warning and need to vaccinate pets