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Avoid Risk of Rabies from Bats

Submitted by gallagha on Mon, 06/20/2022 - 11:03


MAYVILLE, N.Y.: - The Chautauqua County Health Department is raising awareness of the potential exposure to rabies from bats. Bats are one of the most frequently reported rabid animals that people and pets come in contact with.  If an exposure occurs medical treatment may be necessary, contact the Chautauqua County Environmental Health Unit to discuss the specific situation.