25th Animal Tests Positive For Rabies In Allegheny County

A raccoon capturedd in Bethel Park tested positive

Jennifer Bloodworth
October 17, 2019 - 10:33 am
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PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - Another raccoon tests positive for rabies in Allegheny County.

This one was captured in the 1000 block of Clifton Road in Bethel Park.

This is the 25th rabid animal reported in the county.

Officials say residents should make sure pets are up-to-date on vaccinations, and should report any contact with a potentially rabid animal.

If bitten or scratched, seek medical treatment immediately. ​

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