Rabid Skunk Found in Andes; 4 Dogs and One Person Exposed
The Town of Andes officials report finding a rapid skunk last week. The animal exposed 4 dogs and one person. The person exposed to the rabid skunk is receiving rabies post exposure treatment while two of the four dogs were up to date on their rabies vaccinations and received boosters after the exposure. Public Health is working with the dog owner and Town of Andes officials to implement a six-month quarantine on the two dogs that were not up to date on their rabies vaccinations.