An aggressive coyote that was recently shot and wounded by police in northern New Jersey has been found dead in a trap.
Pat Coleman, who works for the Clarkstown police department, was bitten on the left leg Tuesday near Maple Avenue in New City.
A recent coyote attack involving a dog in Darien, Conn., has pet owners on alert.
Anyone who encounters suspicious wildlife should report it immediately to the Saddle River Police Department, officials said.
Here are five things you may or may not know about the rabies virus, courtesy of the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention.
A skunk in Clarkstown has tested positive for rabies after coming into contact with a dog belonging to an area resident, Rockland County health officials said Wednesday.
Animal Control Warns Pet Owners To Watch Out For Wild Animals After Rabid Critter Attacks Dog In Clifton, NJ
Clifton Animal Control is issuing a warning for pet owners to watch out for wild animals after discovering two rabbit critters, one of which attacked a dog.
A bear that attacked and killed a Rutgers University student in Passaic County did not have rabies, New Jersey state wildlife officials said Tuesday.
Westchester County health officials are warning residents about the possibility of rabid bats.
An alarming spike in rabies has caused concern in part of New Jersey and officials want to get the word out.
The raccoons were delivered Friday in a cage with bottles of milk, blankets and toys.
A search was under way Thursday afternoon for a masked bandit in Rockland County who attacked a woman in her own house.
A Rockland County woman and her dog are undergoing anti-rabies treatment after it was determined the coyote that attacked them early Tuesday morning did have rabies.
Shouts from neighbors drove the coyote back into the woods, where police officers found it and killed it a short time later.
Authorities have identified the 13-year-old boy who was killed when a 115-pound bull mastiff dog attacked him and another youth in northern New Jersey.