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Utah health officials warning residents after rabid bat found

HUNTSVILLE, Utah – Weber-Morgan health officials are warning Utahns after a bat found in Huntsville outside of Ogden has tested positive for rabies.

“The majority of our bats in our population are healthy and tend to keep to themselves,” Amy Carter said, communicable disease nurse with the Weber-Morgan Health Department.  243 more words

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Officials warn to leave wild animals alone

WICHITA, Kansas — Wichita officials are warning the public to avoid strange or wild animals.

The number of rabies cases in Kansas has increased this year with 51 confirmed cases so far compared to 35 for all of 2014. 305 more words

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"Fun Times, Fun Times" or The Humor in Horror

Alright, I’m not the best at regularly updating this thing. Sorry about that. Before I do as promised and explain the ER visit, I want to say thank you! 727 more words

FICTION: A RABID LOVE STORY

One day I saw a young woman beating a dog half to death and I did not respond – did not, could not and would not have, even if I had wished to, as I indeed did not. 4,498 more words

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New LYME DISEASE research center opens in MARYLAND ~ Another COLORADAN succumbs to HANTAVIRUS ~ COLORADO officials confirm 11 cases of TULAREMIA this year ~ BEAR attacks camper at COLORADO campground ~ RABIES report from MARYLAND.

Global 06/24/15 natureworldnews.com: A new research center focusing on the tick-borne Lyme Disease has opened in Baltimore. The Johns Hopkins Lyme Disease Clinical Research Center is the first such facility to be housed at a major US medical research center. 365 more words

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Dog Bite

Last Sunday I descended down the concrete steps fronting  St. Paul’s Methodist Church,  and was starting to walk along Court Street toward my car, when I saw a woman coming toward me with a black dog.   931 more words

GRIZZLY attacks CANADIAN hiker in surprise encounter ~ BEAR attacks CALIFORNIA woman in her yard ~ COLORADO teenager dies of PLAGUE ~ Three COLORADO men contract TULAREMIA while working in their yards ~ RABIES reports from GA, MD, PA & VA.

CANADA:

British Columbia 06/18/15 cbc.ca: by Tamsyn Burgmann – A woman who surprised a grizzly while hiking up remote mountains in British Columbia’s Interior had no time to protect herself or prevent the bear attack, a conservation officer said. 1,156 more words

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