Rabid raccoon found in Danville

DANVILLE, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Department of Health is urging residents of a Danville neighborhood to get their pets vaccinated after a raccoon tested positive for rabies.

WDBJ-TV (http://bit.ly/UjW7ml ) reports that the raccoon was recently found on Westover Drive.

The health department says the raccoon could have come in contact with dogs, cats or other animals in the neighborhood.


Information from: WDBJ-TV, http://www.wdbj7.com/

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