Curry County Rabies Case

A case of rabies has been confirmed in Curry County.

New Mexico department of health officials say a rabid skunk was wandering near Clovis when it bit a dog.

The dog was not vaccinated against the disease and will have to be euthanized.

There is no known human exposures.

Officials say the best way for families to protect themselves and their pets is to get their pets vaccinated.