Nogales Santa Cruz County Profiles, Wednesday, 12/23/09, 6:55 AM
By Bryce Potter
Lt. Jose Pena, SCC Animal Care & Control, says over 50 rabid animals, mostly skunks, have been confirmed in SCC in 2009. He says a 60-day quarantine went into effect Dec. 3. He says all dogs and cats are required to be vaccinated. Any unvaccinated animal that bites a person will be quarantined at Animal Care & Control. It will be destroyed if rabies is confirmed.