September is Responsible Dog Ownership Month

• September 10… is National Hug Your Hound Day.
• September 23-29… is National Deaf Dog Awareness Week.
• September 23-29….is National Farm Safety and Health Week.
• September 28…is World Rabies Day.

Did you know? Bats are the number one carrier of rabies in Indiana. Bats have tested positive for rabies this year in Evansville and St. Joseph counties. In 2016, 4.3% of all bats tested in Indiana were positive for rabies.