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Report: Rabid Bat Bites Child In Spencer, Others May Have Been Exposed

A 10-year-old boy was bitten by a rabid bat, and health officials suspect other children may have come in contact with the diseased animal, according to a report.

07/21/2012

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Barnstable Man Dies After Contracting Rabies From Bat

A Cape Cod man who contracted rabies from a bat’s bite late last year has died of the illness, according to public records and officials.

01/29/2012

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First Human Rabies Case In 75 Years Diagnosed In Mass.

For the first time in 75 years, there is a human case of rabies in Massachusetts.

12/30/2011

Image shows Amory Street in Jamaica Plain. A rabid raccoon was picked up there this week.

Rabid Raccoon Picked Up In Jamaica Plain

A raccoon picked up Thursday evening in Jamaica Plain has tested positive for rabies.

10/01/2011

This advisory was handed out around the Back Bay after the rabid bat was found.

Rabid Bat Found In Back Bay

Health officials are still looking for a person who was reportedly bitten by a rabid bat found on the sidewalk in the Back Bay

08/25/2011

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Rabid Skunk Bites 3-Year-Old Danvers Boy

Health officials in Danvers say a skunk that bit a 3-year-old boy has tested positive for rabies.

08/09/2011

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