Town of Trenton, N.Y. - Oneida County Health officials say a horse has tested positive for rabies in the Town of Trenton.
The horse was tested and the results were positive. Eight people who were exposed to the horse have received post-exposure treatment.
The Health Department warns if you see any animal acting strange do not approach it, stay away, and call the local animal control officer.
The signs of rabies include:
- Animal acting strangely
- Animal acting angry
- Animal acting shy – the animal may get unusually close
- Drooling or foaming from the mouth