Rabies treatment for 8 in Ga. family

...Stockbridge family of eight is undergoing rabies treatments after interacting with an infected...Control supervisor Vince Farah said a rabies alert was issued Tuesday after multiple...including six children, will begin rabies treatments in the next several days...

Across the region

...the woman is recovering from her injuries.Animal control seized the dogs. Authorities say one of them had an up-to-date rabies shot, but the other two were not vaccinated.Kennesaw man dies of injuries from fightATLANTA - A 20-year-old man from...

Rabid bats caught in south Augusta

...Department issued a warning Monday after four rabid bats were caught in south Augusta. All were euthanized and tested positive for rabies.The bats were found in the area of Brown Road, Old Waynesboro Road and Ridgeland Acres subdivision, according to a news...

Residents warned of rabies threat after raccoon tests positive

...behavior after a raccoon tested positive for rabies.Randy Wishard, an environmental health...virology lab confirmed the animal was rabies positive.Employees with the Richmond...talking to residents about possible signs of rabies and the importance of making sure pets...

Jackson leaves mayor 'dumbfounded'

...because a man from the McDuffie County Health Department came a-calling and checked with the vet to make sure Little Lucky's rabies shots were up to date.But he said I was not at fault because the salesman shouldn't have come through the gate, through...

Rabid bat found in Goshen

A bat with rabies was discovered in the Goshen subdivision...neighborhood and it tested positive for rabies, said Randy Wishard, environmental services...ensure their pets have up-to-date rabies vaccinations, he said.Report any contact...

Raccoon tests positive for rabies in Columbia County

...was shot and killed by a Martinez man in his backyard tested positive for rabies on Wednesday, marking Columbia County's fourth rabid raccoon case this...officials to advise residents to make sure their animals are vaccinated against rabies.

Raccoon tests positive for rabies in Aiken

A raccoon has tested positive for rabies in Aiken.On Sunday, a sick raccoon was captured in the area of Northwood Drive, according to Aiken Public Safety Department...

Growth to blame for rise in rabies

When it comes to rabies, Columbia County Animal Care & Control...retested to see if we need a booster." Rabies, a dangerous viral disease rarely seen...had six cases." The county's recent rabies cases have included some unusual incidents...

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Rabies cases have health officials concerned

...Alarmed by an increase in reported cases of rabies among dogs and cats, state health officials...about a rabid dog. "Many people think rabies includes frothing at the mouth," but...very late stage," and most animals with rabies die before that occurs, she said. That...