focus.ua: U.S. authorities urged residents of Los Angeles County to take precautions due to the abnormally high number of bats infected with rabies
For unknown reasons, in 2010, was found 21 rabid bat. The average value of this indicator in previous years — about 10.
Most of the infected animals in the current year have been found near homes and within them. Been attacked by a bat man when he tried to help a sick animal, reports Lenta.ru.
In this regard, the district health authorities urged citizens not to touch any wild animals, to warn against such action for children and to make sure that pets are timely received rabies vaccination.