A worker in Bali gets ready to inject a dog with the rabies vaccine. (credit: Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images News)

Rabid Skunk Found In LA County For First Time In 35 Years

The disease has jumped from bats to skunks, officials said.


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Feds Delay Policy Allowing Knives, Sports Equipment On Planes

Federal officials have temporarily delayed a policy change that would have let people carry small knives, novelty bats and other sports equipment on planes.

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Record Number Of Rabid Bats Found in LA County

Public health officials reported Monday that a record number of rabid bats were found this year in Los Angeles County.

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5 Bats Test Positive For Rabies In San Bernardino County

Five bats have tested positive for rabies in San Bernardino County over the past several weeks.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/08/2012

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Moorpark Says Homeowners Not Doing Enough To Fight Bats

The city of Moorpark says homeowners are not doing enough to eradicate their properties of rabid bats. Residents say their pest control efforts aren’t working and there’s nothing more they can do.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/27/2011

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Rabid Bat Population Spikes In LA County

Health officials are urging residents to avoid contact with animals after finding nearly two dozen rabid bats in Los Angeles County.



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