Weymouth Police warn residents of rabid fox

WEYMOUTH, MASS. (WHDH) - Weymouth Police are warning residents that a fox in the area has tested positive for rabies.

Police said the fox was involved in an altercation with a dog in a fenced-in yard.

Pet owners should make sure their pets are vaccinated for rabies, a deadly disease that can be passed to humans from animals.

Police warn residents to keep an eye on their pets, even if they are in a fenced-in yard.

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