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Public Health: Family pets can get rabies - are yours protected?

The Centers for Disease Control and Protection states that more than 90 percent of all rabid animals reported each year occur in wildlife. The animals that get rabies the most are raccoons, skunks, foxes and bats. In 2018, three bats and one raccoon in Henderson County tested positive for rabies.

Source: Public Health: Family pets can get rabies - are yours protected?