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The attack happened Sunday when the person was on Schley Road with their dog. Two experts spoke to WRAL News to learn what signs to look out for and what to do if you're exposed.
A dog and its owner were attacked by a rabid fox over the weekend. WRAL News spoke with two animal expert to learn what you should do if you see a rabid animal in the wild and what to do if you or your pet is exposed.
Aaron Thomas, WRAL reporter
Dr. Jennifer Federico with Wake County Animal Services talks about the rabies exposures from a stray cat in Wake Forest.
Six people were exposed to rabies in a west Wake Forest neighborhood, according to a Wake County news release.
The couple had just finished dinner when the attacks took place. They're hoping their story will put others on alert.
A rabid fox was found in Raleigh near a major shopping center on Wednesday.
A skunk in Orange County has tested positive for rabies, according to the North Carolina State Laboratory of Public Health.
Raleigh city leaders are urging residents to be careful about approaching animals after a raccoon tested positive for rabies.
Seeing an animal in distress can make anyone feel helpless, but a North Carolina wildlife expert explains when you should, or shouldn't, intervene.
Jessica Patrick, WRAL senior multiplatform producer
A bat found inside an Orange County home has tested positive for rabies, officials confirm.
Two raccoons in Raleigh have recently tested positive for rabies after coming into contact with dogs.
A rabid raccoon bit a person in Fayetteville on Sept. 19. while trying to move it from the road, officials said.
A Fort Mill man was attacked by a rabid raccoon. Now, the entire neighborhood is on high alert, hoping they don't come into contact with the animal.
The CDC reportedly said the decision was prompted by an increase in inadequate rabies vaccination certificates overseas.
A raccoon found on the 3400 block of Arrowhead Drive tested positive for rabies.
A Pender County husband and wife had their day start out by being attacked by a rabid bobcat in their driveway.
Alamance County reported its third case of rabies on December 23.
A rabid fox attacked a North Carolina woman while she was in her bed on Sunday night.
Daniel Pierce WGHP and Nexstar Media Wire
Fox tests positive for rabies after attacking two people
A man brought a bat to an animal shelter Saturday in Fayetteville after realizing he had "possibly been exposed" to rabies while working in his yard Friday evening.
RPD responded to a call Saturday that a fox had bitten a resident while walking two dogs on Emerald Creek Drive. The resident is receiving post-exposure treatment.
Animal control was called to a Raleigh neighborhood on Thursday in response to a bat acting strangely that had come into contact with two young people. The bat tested positive for rabies, and the two young people are being treated.
Heather Leah, WRAL digital journalist
Raleigh police said two children were being treated after they came in contact with a bat that tested positive for rabies.
A Raleigh resident is being treated for exposure to rabies after coming in contact with a sick raccoon.
Jessica Patrick, WRAL digital journalist