Salt Lake County Animal Services: 801-559-1100
Wildlife Rehabilitation Center of Northern Utah: (801) 814-7888
Utah Wildlife Commission: 801-538-4700
Salt Lake City Police Department: (801) 799-3000
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Do all Squirrels Have Rabies?
There are deadly viruses that can be get from an animal and that virus is called a rabies. Rabies can be get from dogs, cats, foxes, raccoon's saliva and urines. If you were get bitten by it, or if you have open wounds and their urines get into that wounds then most likely you can be infected by rabies.
Do squirrels have rabies?
Squirrels are warm blooded animals, but they are not considering as one of the carriers of the rabies virus. But you must not be at ease when facing or interacting with this animal you must still be very careful when handling them.
How to be safe with squirrels?
Although squirrels are safe from the rabies virus you must still be very extra careful with them. Here are some tips for you in facing them;
• Wear thick clothing
• Wear protective gear like gloves, and masks.
• Make sure to prepare a bucket and a washing tools.
Remember it is better to be safe than be regretful at the end.
Are they safe?
Squirrels are cute animals and not known as wild and aggressive animal, but there are sequences that you may encounter an aggressive one. If the squirrel is a nursing mother and protecting its babies, then most likely they can be easily mad and be aggressive. Squirrels are tame animals that you can even sit with them under the tree.
Things to remember
Even though they are safe, there are chances that you will get bitten by it so if this will happen first thing you must do is to wash the wound with running water. Then go to the nearest clinic or hospital so your wound will be disinfecting. You can also report the squirrel who bit you in wildlife center.