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April 10, 2018 12:00 PM

Rabies Alert - Downtown Buda - 100 Block of Prairie

On April 9, 2018, a dead bat was found in the 100 block of Prairie Ave at approximately 7:00 am, on the ground.

Public Health Notice
Rabies Alert

[Downtown Buda]
[100 block Prairie Ave]

Staff, Guests, Visitors, and Passersby:

DO NOT TOUCH OR HANDLE GROUNDED BATS!!!

Public Health Notice
Rabies Alert

[Downtown Buda]
[100 block Prairie Ave]

Staff, Guests, Visitors, and Passersby:

DO NOT TOUCH OR HANDLE GROUNDED BATS!!!

On [April 9, 2018], a dead bat was found in the 100 block of Prairie Ave at approximately 7:00 am, on the ground. The bat was unable to be tested by the Department of State Health Services and was found to be untestable for rabies, due to being decomposed.

If you think that you or someone else may have come in physical contact with this animal, please call:

City of Buda Animal Control 1-512-312-1001

Hays County Health Department 1-512-393-5525

Department of State Health Services
Zoonosis Control 1-254-778-6744
The bat was unable to be tested by the Department of State Health Services and was found to be untestable for rabies, due to being decomposed. These cases are treated like a positive rabies case.

If you think that you or someone else may have come in physical contact with this animal, please call:

City of Buda Animal Control 1-512-312-1001

Hays County Health Department 1-512-393-5525

Department of State Health Services
Zoonosis Control 1-254-778-6744

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