Fox Tests Positive For Rabies In Richmond County

Fox Tests Positive For Rabies In Richmond County (Image 1)
Fox Tests Positive For Rabies In Richmond County (Image 1)

According to the Richmond County Health Department, a fox has tested positive for rabies.

The fox was found in the Powell Road area. Officials say, all dogs and cats in this area should have an up-to-date vaccination given by a registered veterinarian

Residents are asked to avoid contact with wild animals and report any contact to the Richmond County Health Department by calling 706-667-4234.

Residents are urged to report any contact of pets with wild animals to Richmond County Animal Services at 706-790-6836.

For more informaiton on rabies from the U.S. Centers For Disease Control and Prevention, click here.

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