GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP, NJ (CBS) – A raccoon removed from Waterford Township has tested positive for rabies, Camden County officials announced.
The Camden County Health Department says that on Oct. 27th, the family dog of a Waterford Township household killed the raccoon in the home’s yard.READ MORE: Preparations Underway For The Salute To America Independence Day Parade In Philadelphia
The dead animal was removed for rabies testing and on Oct. 30, officials announced those test results were positive for the disease.READ MORE: Suspect Arrested Following Fatal Stabbing In Wissahickon: Philadelphia Police
The news comes just days after a raccoon removed from the yard of a Cherry Hill home also tested positive for rabies.MORE NEWS: Chick-Fil-A Earns Top Spot For Customer Satisfaction In America For Eighth Straight Year: Report
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