Confirmed instance of rabies in area

Animal Services has confirmed a fox in the vacinity of Searay Lane tested positive for rabies. Should you encounter a stray or wild animal that you think might be rabid, stay away and do not feed or attempt to handle them, even if they seem friendly. If you see any animal acting strangely or sickly, report it to 911 or call Animal Services at 798-7500.

A no cost rabies clinic will be held Saturday, November 17th, 2012 from 9 - 11 am at the NHC Animal Services Unit, 180 Division Dr, Wilmington. To obtain a 3 year vaccine you must have proof of a prior rabies vaccine.