The number of skunks with rabies is on the rise in the Denver area. Although skunks are nocturnal, there are many reasons — aside from rabies — that they may be out during the day. Before you call Denver Animal Protection to report a rabid skunk sighting, ask yourself: Does the skunk seem drunk?
Rabid skunks might actually seem a little inebriated, and specific signs include:
Keep your pets safe — vaccinate!
Visit www.denveranimalshelter.org for more information.
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