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Skunk that bit homeowner tests positive for rabies

Arizona Game and Fish Department

TUCSON – A skunk that bit a person near Catalina State Park earlier this month tested positive for rabies, according to the Arizona Game and Fish Department.

The victim is undergoing treatment and is in good condition, according to AZGFD.

The skunk was euthanized by the Game and Fish Department.

AZGFD wants to remind the public that skunks, foxes and bats are usually rabies carriers.

Abby Friedemann

Abby Friedemann

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