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Eufaula Police Dept. confirms rabies case

A diagram of the rabies virus (Source: CDC website) A diagram of the rabies virus (Source: CDC website)
EUFAULA, AL (WTVM) -

The Eufaula Police Department has confirmed a recent rabies case. 

According to the Public Health Department, a fox that attacked a dog on Sunday, June 26 on Cypress Cove Drive near Shadow Moss Drive has tested positive for rabies. 

Police advise residents to take precautions with their animals and do not approach any wildlife, especially if seen during daylight hours.  

If you notice any strange activity in wildlife or domesticated animals, please contact the Eufaula Police Department or Eufaula Animal Control at (334) 687-1200, or Barbour County Wildlife.  

For additional information on rabies, visit the Center for Disease Control's website at this link

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