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July 18, 2013 at 12:44 PM

Rabid bat found at Madison Park poses risk for humans, pets

Anyone who may have come in contact with a bat at Madison Park beach Sunday or Monday could develop a potentially fatal case of rabies, and should call health district officials immediately, health officials say. Rabies is almost always fatal in humans once symptoms begin, said  Dr. Jeff Duchin, Chief of Communicable Disease for Public Health…


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