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Rabies scare in Barre

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BARRE, Vt. -

Eleven people in Barre were recently exposed to the saliva of a rabid skunk.

Everyone who was exposed, including six children, underwent a series of vaccinations as a preventive measure.

The baby skunk was one of two captured in Barre that tested positive for rabies in the last week.

A total of 31 animals have tested positive for rabies so far this year in Vermont.

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