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Bat in The Landings Tests Positive for Rabies

Courtesy of Chatham County Health Department

Recently, a bat discovered outside a home in The Landings tested positive for rabies. There was no known human exposure to the sick bat, but the animal had contact with a family dog on the property. Fortunately, the dog was up to date on its rabies vaccination and received a booster shot. 

To read the Chatham County Health Department press release regarding the rabid bat, please click here. Click here to read an article from Landings Association Public Works Director Sean Burgess on Rabies Symptoms in Animals.