Rabid fox killed in Fountain, county-wide rabies alert extended

BAY COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Another rabid fox has been killed in Bay County.

The gray fox was killed along Evergreen Street in Fountain.

This is the seventh animal to test positive for rabies this year in Bay County. The existing county-wide rabies alert has been extended for another 60 days.

If you believe you or your pets have come in contact with a rabid animal, you're urged to call animal control and the Florida Department of Health in Bay County.