More than 100 cases of rabies have been confirmed in Arkansas so far this year with a second “peak” season for the disease on the horizon, according to state health and animal science officials.
Rabid bats were found in St. Louis County, prompting health officials to warn residents of the dangers in handling wildlife.
Boo Boo, the 3-month-old bear cub who created a brief rabies scare after nipping college students, has a new home the St. Louis Zoo.
WashU brought a petting zoo to campus to act as a stress reliever for finals week.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday that four people received donated organs from a man unknowingly infected with rabies.
Missouri health officials say skunks are one of the two primary carriers of the rabies virus in Missouri.
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One bat test positive for rabies, and two people are undergoing post-exposure treatment after coming into contact with that rabid bat.