Andalusia Rabies Case

Rabies Virus

Another rabid animal has been found in the Andalusia area.

Public health officials say a fox attacked a dog in the Babbie Community September 13th.

The dog's owner killed the fox and the animal tested positive for rabies.

Another rabid fox was found in Babbie in June.

A man was attacked in that case and had to undergo treatment.

Health officials urge residents to have their dogs and cats vaccinated.

They also recommend avoiding wild animals, especially those exhibiting strange behavior.