Raccoon

Raccoon ( Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Police: Connecticut Woman Mistakes Raccoon For Cat, Gets Attacked

A Connecticut woman was attempting to pet what she thought was her cat, when the raccoon attacked, biting her on the arm and face.

08/25/2014

Officials say there has been a rise in rabies cases in Middletown, NJ. (Credit: CBS 2)

NJ Animal Control Officers Concerned By Spike In Rabies Cases

An alarming spike in rabies has caused concern in part of New Jersey and officials want to get the word out.

08/06/2014

William Levin And The Raccoon

Brooklyn Man Opens Up Wall To Get Pesky Raccoon Out

Any homeowner who has ever had a problem with squirrels or raccoons knows how hard they are to get rid of. One Brooklyn man decided to take matters into his own hands.

05/02/2014

Raccoon ( Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Rockland County Woman Says Raccoon Broke Into Home, Bit Her Leg

A search was under way Thursday afternoon for a masked bandit in Rockland County who attacked a woman in her own house.

03/27/2014

Raccoon (credit:  Sam Greenwood/Getty Images, FILE)

Brooklyn Woman Attacked By 2 ‘Bizarre’ Raccoons In Central Park

A peaceful stroll through Central Park turned into a midsummer nightmare for a Brooklyn woman. She was attacked by two potentially rabid raccoons.

08/01/2013

Raccoon (credit:  Sam Greenwood/Getty Images, FILE)

Nassau County Won’t Help Merrick Residents Deal With ‘Drunken Sailor’ Raccoon

When residents in Merrick called police, they were told removing the raccoon would be the homeowners’ problem.

07/24/2012

A new rivalry in Tampa: Luis Sojo (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images) vs. raccoon (credit: Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Lounging Raccoon Pays Office Visit To Tampa Yankees Manager Luis Sojo

Yankees minor league manager Luis Sojo has had many unexpected visitors in his office, including late New York owner George Steinbrenner and one-time teammate Bernie Williams. But nothing quite like this.

WFAN–07/21/2011