Raccoons that attacked two small dogs in Lantana and Lake Clarke Shores have tested positive for rabies, health officials said Friday.
The animals, a dachshund named Petey and a Chihuahua named Rosita, were both current on their rabies vaccines, meaning they will likely be fine. They will be monitored at home for 45 days, said agency spokesman Tim O’Connor. No humans were exposed, he added.
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