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Tuesday, September 6, 2011

Ohio to Fight Rabies; Michael Scott Approves

Posted By on Tue, Sep 6, 2011 at 11:30 AM

The face of rabies.
  • The face of rabies.

NewsNet5 reports that the state of Ohio is taking its lead from Michael Scott and will attempt to protect you from rabies. While a Michael Scott's Dunder Mifflin Scranton Meredith Palmer Memorial Celebrity Rabies Awareness Pro-Am Fun Run Race For the Cure benefit was briefly on the table, Ohio instead opted for 762,000 vaccines to be dropped from planes and cars around the state targeting raccoons.

Myth: There have been two confirmed cases of rabies in animals this year.

Fact: There have been three confirmed cases of rabies in animals this year.

Below, a reminder of how serious this problem can be, with a bonus reminder after the jump.

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