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A greater mouse-eared bat is pictured on January 14, 2011 in the cellar vault of the Old Brewery in Frankfurt an der Oder, eastern Germany. Every year in January, conservationists step down in the protected cellar vault to count bats wintering there. The number of bats of 12 different species has risen to 1,800, compared to only 150 in the year 1987. AFP PHOTO PATRICK PLEUL GERMANY OUT (Photo credit should read PATRICK PLEUL/AFP/Getty Images)

Bat Tests Positive For Rabies In Will County

Will County Health Department officials say the Wilmington resident found a bat on a property in the 23000 block of Highway 113 on Monday and attempted to “provide it with a drink of water.”

06/19/2014

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Northwestern Hospital Patient Getting Anti-Rabies Shots After Transplant

An Illinois organ transplant recipient is receiving anti-rabies shots after another recipient from the same donor died of the disease.

03/15/2013

An animal welfare worker prepares a rabies vaccination. (Photo by Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images)

Rabies Records Error Costing Kane County $30K

Kane County officials say the county expects to spend $30,000 to correct a mistake. Tens of thousands of court notices were wrongly sent out about dogs that supposedly were not vaccinated for rabies.

WBBM Newsradio–03/27/2012

File photo of a bat. ( Credit: PATRICK PLEUL/AFP/Getty Images)

Rabid Bats Found In Lake County

Residents in Lake County are being warned about rabid bats after two house cats killed a bat inside a home in Lake Villa this week.

CBS Chicago–05/27/2011