I don't know if this link will work, but if you live in Central Oklahoma or know someone who does, you might want to try to read this?
Unity has seen 10 patients with possible rabies exposure - Shawnee, OK - The Shawnee News-Star
Make sure your critters are all vaccinated, and teach your kids to NEVER approach a strange animal - especially one that looks ill or is not behaving normally. I'm the world's worst about petting the neighbor's dogs when they come to visit, and I have no idea if they've been vaccinated or not. Guess it's a habit I'd better break...and pronto!