Bat in Mooers tests positive for rabies

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Clinton County Health officials have confirmed a bat found in a home in Mooers has tested positive for rabies, and one person is receiving post-exposure treatment.

Officials say the person was sleeping in the room where the bat was located.

The Clinton County Health Department wants to hear from you if you find a bat in your home or camp and are not certain if anyone has come into contact with it. They say to capture the bat without damaging the had, and contact them at 518-565-4870

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