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Rabid Raccoon Is “Isolated Incident”

The Courier Life reports that Brooklyn’s first rabid raccoon incident occurred last week near the corner of State and Nevins streets. The Health Department caught and euthanized the raccoon on February 12 after it had displayed odd behavior by interacting with someone’s dog. The agency is planning to enhance its raccoon surveillance in Brooklyn, looking […]

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Raccoon Sighting on Hicks Street

From the BHB Inbox comes this breaking news item from “MP”: I’m having dinner this evening al fresco at Tutt Café, and there’s a huge cat crossing the street. But it’s not a cat, it’s clearly a raccoon walking on the west side of Hicks Street, crossing Middagh and heading downhill towards Poplar.  I got […]

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