Another Rabid Animal
Posted: Oct 10, 2018 2:45 PM
(Dover, Del) - A Fox found in Kent County has tested for rabies. The fox was found near Sandtown in the western part of the county near the Maryland line. Health officials say the fox attacked a chicken and bit at a person on the leg. The individual has begun treatment for rabies exposure. Since the beginning of the year, 118 animals have been tested for rabies, and 12 have been confirmed including four foxes, three raccoons, two cats, a dog, a horse, and a donkey.