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Sheriff: St. Helena reports 1 rabies finding in Pine Grove

Sheriff: St. Helena reports 1 rabies finding in Pine Grove
Posted: Jul 12, 2018
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From the St. Helena Parish Sheriff's Office:
WARNING: Sheriff Williams was advised of a case of rabies in the area. A cat in the south end of the parish (Pine Grove, LA) tested positive for rabies. It is believed that the cat may have been bitten by a raccoon or bat. We will know more once further testing is conducted. One case of human exposure was reported as a result of the bite. Sheriff advises you to never approach wildlife, make sure your pets are vaccinated, and report any sick, injured animals, or animals acting strangely to 225-222-4413 extension 230.
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