Jun 11, 2018
The number of skunks with rabies is on the rise in the Denver area. Although skunks are nocturnal, there are many reasons — aside from rabies — that they may be out during the day. Before you call Denver Animal Protection, ask yourself: Does the skunk seem drunk?
Signs of rabies in skunks include:
If you encounter a skunk displaying these signs, or if your pet comes into contact with any skunk, do not touch the skunk and immediately call Denver Animal Protection at (720) 913-1311.
Keep your pets safe — vaccinate!