If a person is bitten by an animal they should wash the wound immediately, seek medical attention, and report the bite to the local health department.
Officials say a bat found unable to fly in a Palmer Park has tested positive for rabies.
A new study of rabies in vampire bats in Peru has found that culling bats — a common rabies control strategy — does not reduce rates of rabies exposure in bat colonies, and may even be counterproductive. The findings may eventually help public officials in Peru develop more effective methods for preventing rabies infections in humans and livestock.
Health officials in Washtenaw County report that four skunks have tested positive for rabies this year within the city of Ann Arbor.
Are you a Wayne County resident who can’t afford vaccinations for your pet? A local rescue has received a grant to provide rabies and distemper shots for free.
An Ann Arbor family is receiving two weeks of rabies treatments after a dead bat was found in their home.
A bat found dead in the bedroom of an Ann Arbor apartment complex has tested positive for rabies.
After officers responded to calls concerning two different rabid skunks, they are now alerting the neighborhood on the dangers of rabies.