Point Pleasant Beach Residents, Visitors Warned To Beware Of Rabid Raccoons, AnimalsPolice say the borough of Point Pleasant Beach is experiencing a higher than normal number of raccoons testing positive for rabies.
NYC Health, Parks Departments Placing Oral Rabies Vaccines For Raccoons In Manhattan ParksSo far this year, 13 rabid animals have been found across the city, including 10 raccoons.
Raccoon Attacks In New Jersey Town Prompt Officials To Urge Residents To Get Their Pets Rabies ShotsFeral cats have also been attacked. Monmouth County regional health officer David Henry said that increases the rabies risk in the area.
Aggressive Raccoon Attacks Several People In New Jersey Town, Leaves 82-Year-Old Man BloodiedThe animal was so aggressive, police had to use a taser and then shoot the animal.
Rabies Alert In Port Chester After Rabid Raccoon Attacks 3 People, More Infected Animals Suspected“The doctor told me if this would've been 100 years ago I would've been dead in five weeks,” Frank Maida said.
3 Attacked By Rabid Raccoon In Westchester CountyOfficials say it attacked an 84-year-old woman, a 75-year-old man and a 33-year-old man.
New Jersey Mother Attacked By Fox, Repeatedly Bitten While Holding Her 2-Year-Old Daughter“It was low it was kind of crawling slow and very muddy and I realized the fur was red. I had time to stand up and pick up my two-year-old and hold her in the air,” the mother told CBS2’s Marc Liverman.
Rabid Raccoon Found In South BrunswickHealth officials are warning residents in the area to be careful.
NYC Department Of Health Launches Aggressive Plan To Stop Spread Of Rabies In RaccoonsRabid raccoons have recently been found in New York City for the first time since 2011.
Bite From Wild Raccoon Has Jersey Shore Officials Worried About RabiesOfficials at the Monmouth County SPCA say Belmar police caught a raccoon in a woman's backyard.
Health Officials Announce Breakthrough In Fight Against RabiesA new test now provides faster and more accurate results on potential patients.
New Jersey Town Issues Alert After Raccoon Tests Positive For RabiesA raccoon trapped in Middlesex County, New Jersey last week has tested positive for rabies.
Rabid Raccoon Found On Long IslandThe raccoon was collected earlier this week by a wildlife trapper in Hicksville and was sent to the state Health Department for testing.
Wildlife Officials: North Jersey Coyote Found Dead In TrapAn aggressive coyote that was recently shot and wounded by police in northern New Jersey has been found dead in a trap.
Rockland County Animal Control Officer Tests Positive For Rabies After Raccoon BitePat Coleman, who works for the Clarkstown police department, was bitten on the left leg Tuesday near Maple Avenue in New City.