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Rabid cat aggressively chases, bites person in Chesapeake

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — A cat that reportedly chased and a bit a person in Chesapeake tested positive for rabies, health officials confirmed Thursday.

Officials say a cat “aggressively chased and bit” at least one person in an industrial park in the Greenbriar section of the city. 170 more words


Rabid cat captured in Chesapeake after chasing, biting a person

CHESAPEAKE, Va. – A rabid cat was captured in Chesapeake after aggressively chasing and biting at least one person.

The incident occurred on August 23 in the industrial park near the 900 block of Executive Court, according to the Chesapeake Health Department. 340 more words


Death By Witchcraft or Rabies?

This comes from John Latimer’s Annals of Bristol of 1743, citing the Gloucester Journal. It is interesting it seems not to have been reported locally – many such incidents were not reported to prevent copy catting or local disturbances, while rival towns often reported them to show such matters were not happening on their watches.  90 more words

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Raccoon Found In Stratford, NJ Tests Positive For Rabies

STRATFORD, NJ (CBS) – Officials say a raccoon removed from a yard in Stratford, New Jersey has tested positive for rabies.

On August 19, officials say a homeowner’s dog attacked the raccoon in the yard. 148 more words


Gloucester resident bit, scratched by rabid fox

GLOUCESTER, Va. (WAVY) — Health officials in Gloucester have confirmed that a resident was bit by a rabid fox on Monday.

Officials say the resident was trying to enter their home in the Robins Neck area and was attacked by a fox, suffering bites and scratches on both legs. 39 more words


Behind the massive vaccine scandal in China: Don't think America is safe

Source: TheDailySheeple.com
Jon Rappoort
August 23, 2016

Time Magazine reports (“China Vaccine Scandal Prompts Angry Backlash From Parents and Doctors,” 3/22/2016):

“Furious parents and health care professionals in China are demanding to know how almost $90 million of improperly stored and potentially fatal vaccines were distributed across some two-thirds of the country over the past five years, in the latest public-health scandal to raise serious questions over the efficacy of the Chinese Communist Party’s rule. 1,478 more words


Joliet Woman Tangles With Rabid Bat In Her Kitchen

(CBS) — A woman in a southwest suburb was in her kitchen when she discovered a rabid bat.

At first, Sandra Jimenez thought it was a bird in her Joliet kitchen last week. 181 more words