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Dartmouth Officials Howl About Coyote Encounters, Offer Tips
Perk up your ears.
The Town of Dartmouth is warning residents to be alert while enjoying outdoor activities as coyotes become more adventurous this time of year.
The Department of Public Health issued an alert on the Town of Dartmouth's Facebook page saying younger coyotes that were born in the spring…
Widespread Rabies Exposure Feared In Tiverton
A large number of people may have been exposed to rabies in Tiverton. State officials say a calf in a pasture next to Gray's Ice Cream bit a resident on July 15th.
The calf was quarantined and died a few days later, but the state didn't learn of the calf's death until days later...
Two New Bedford Residents Exposed To Rabies
New Bedford Officials Thursday said that two people in the North End were exposed to rabies.
According to the Division of Animal Control, the two people were bitten by a rabid fox before it was captured.
The two have been notified by the City Health Department and advised to seek medical attention.
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