Three dogs kill rabid skunk in Henrico

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - A rabid skunk was killed in eastern Henrico on Saturday.

When the skunk entered a yard in the 8500 block of Warriner Road,  the resident's three dogs killed it.

The skunk tested positive for rabies.

The owner of the dogs was notified.  Officials said the three dogs had valid rabies vaccinations and will receive booster shots.  The dogs will be quarantined at the owner's home for 45 days.

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