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Rabid Raccoon Sighted In Cumberland County

A rabid raccoon was sighted in the backyard of a Cumberland County home last month, according to county health officials.

08/06/2012

(A woman holds her cat steady as it receives a rabies injection. File photo) (credit: NOAH SEELAM/AFP/Getty Images)

​Six People Treated After Contact With Rabid Cat In Delaware

Health officials in Delaware said at least six people in a Wilmington suburb were bitten or scratched recently by a cat that turned out to be rabid.

06/05/2012

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Raccoon Tests Positive For Rabies In Newark

Health officials made the announcement Friday and said no one was bitten by the animal.

05/26/2012

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South Jersey Officials Worried After Kitten Tests Positive For Rabies

Authorities in Burlington County are warning residents about a potentially rabid kitten on the loose.

05/18/2012

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Man Who Unknowingly Held Rabid Fox In Wayne, Pa. Apparently Avoided Infection

A lab test on the fox confirmed it had rabies, and health officials put out an alert for the man to come forward.

04/26/2012

(Micrograph of rabies virus.  File photo)

Health Officials Seek Man Who Unknowingly Held Rabid Fox in Wayne, Pa.

Radnor Township police responded to the 400 block of East Lancaster Avenue on Monday afternoon, after a call came in about an injured fox. Later, the fox tested positive for rabies.

04/24/2012

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Tests Confirm Beaver Killed Along Pennypack Creek Is Positive For Rabies

Tests have confirmed that a beaver killed along Pennypack Creek in Northeast Philadelphia is positive for rabies.

06/04/2011

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3 People Bitten By Beaver At Pennypack Creek

Game Commission spokesman Jerry Feaser says a beaver suspected of having rabies has been captured and killed after biting three people on Wednesday and Thursday in the Pennypack Creek area.

06/03/2011

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PSPCA Works Towards Lower Costs For Vaccinations Of Pets

Vaccines can prevent most common infectious diseases in pets, but the cost can keep dog and cat owners from getting all the necessary shots. Throughout May and into June, the Pennsylvania SPCA is trying to change that.

05/01/2011

PSPCA Low Cost Vaccines and Veterinary Clinics

by KYW’s Nan Talleno The Pennsylvania SPCA has recently launched its latest series of low-cost vaccine clinics at its headquarters located at 350 E. Erie Avenue from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Subsequent clinics will […]

08/18/2010

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