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Rabies Found In Hamden Raccoon That Attacked Woman

HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut authorities say a raccoon has tested positive for rabies after attacking an 88-year-old woman who mistook it for her cat. … 127 more words


Raccoon tests positive for rabies after elderly woman attack

HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH)– The raccoon that attacked an elderly woman in Hamden on Sunday was rabid.

Hamden Animal Control tells News 8 that they got the results Tuesday from the State Public Health Department. 74 more words


The deadly viruses bats carry and vaccines to treat them

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) - Westchester County health officials are warning residents about the possibility of rabid bats.

Health commissioner Dr. Sherlita Amler says that if county residents see a bat in their home, they should catch it and bring it in for testing. 122 more words

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Elderly Conn. woman mistakes raccoon for her cat, gets mauled

HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) - An 88-year-old Hamden woman was hospitalized after being attacked by a raccoon she mistook for her cat.

Police say the woman, whose name has not been released, heard a sound at her sliding glass door Sunday and opened it to let her cat inside. 90 more words


Superstitions & Love

Today i am going to write on a topic which is quite different from my conventional blog posts. It was real hot Saturday afternoon when i was strolling around my home out of boredom i thought why not read a book. 2,487 more words

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Patches got neutered...

My dog is now almost 6 months old, and I decided it was time to get him neutered when we went in to the vet to get a fox tail out of his ear.   98 more words


A wild coyote appears! Tucson residents are frightened

TUSCON, Arizona (KVOA) – Coyote sightings in Tucson, Arizona seem to be getting more and more common but Thursday’s run-in was downright dangerous especially for those like Bobby Rabert walking through Himmel Park. 108 more words