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Family dog tests positive for rabies

RICEBORO, GA (WTOC) -

A Riceboro couple was bitten by a family dog and they're undergoing preventative rabies treatment, according to the Coastal Health District.

The rabid German Shepard was not current with his rabies vaccination. Residents are urged to get all pets vaccinated, which is required by Georgia law.

Rabies is virus that can be fatal and is primarily spread by infected animals.

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