Fox tests positive for rabies in Rankin Inlet

Attacked two domestic dogs in September; Health Department advises residents to be on lookout

A fox that attacked two domestic dogs in Rankin Inlet has tested positive for rabies, the Health Department announced Wednesday. The fox attacked the two dogs on Sept. 23. One dog has been euthanized and the other remains under quarantine and is being monitored for signs of rabies. Health Department spokesperson Danarae Sommerville advised residents...

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ᑐᐊᕕᕐᓇᖅᑐᓕᕆᔨᒃᑯᑦ ᐋᓐᓂᐊᖃᕐᓇᙱᑦᑐᓕᕆᓂᕐᒥ ᖃᓪᓗᓈᑦ ᓄᓇᖓᓐᓂ ᑎᑭᑉᐳᑦ ᓄᓇᕕᖕᒧᑦ ᐃᑲᔪᖅᓱᐃᔭᖅᑐᖅᖢᑎᒃ ᐃᖅᑲᓇᐃᔭᖅᑎᑭᒃᓴᓗᐊᖅᑐᓄᑦ ᐋᓐᓂᐊᕕᖕᓂ

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