BANDERA – It was announced by the Bandera County Sheriff’s Office that a fox tested positive for rabies on Friday.
BCSO was notified of this positive test on May 24 and they said the location the incident took place is located in the 300 block of Lakeshore Lane in the Lake Medina Shores/Wharton’s Dock area.
“Area residents are asked to be extremely cautious around wild animals, and to closely monitor their pets,” said the Bandera County Sheriff’s Office. “This includes no outside feeding and no handling of any animal that has not been vaccinated against the rabies virus.”
Anyone who comes into contact with a stray animal or if you suspect any animal may be rabid, contact the sheriff’s office at 830-796-3771.