Bat Tests Positive for Rabies in Kirksville

common pipistrelle (Pipistrellus pipistrellus) a small bat has strayed into the room and climbs on a white curtain, closeup with copy space, selected focus, narrow depth of field

We have been informed that a bat in our area that bit a citizen has tested positive for rabies. Please follow the following links for information on how to keep bats out of your home, information about rabies in animals, reports on the prevalence of rabies in your area and how to report on bats in your area.

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