On March 8th a rabid bat was found and reported outside of a home on Lincoln St. in Burbank. The Burbank Animal Shelter has been sharing advisory information to local veterinarian offices and via their social media in an effort to reach the public. The advisory warned that anyone that may have come into recent contact with a bat should seek medical attention to check for rabies exposure.
Burbank Animal Shelter Resumes Children’s Reading Program for the First Time Since COVID-19 Outbreak
A local Girl Scout troop read to Burbank Animal Shelter animals as the shelter resumes their children's reading program after a year and a half hiatus.
Life Scout, Richie Collins, organized a coyote awareness campaign for his Eagle Scout Project in order to help assist the Burbank Animal Shelter in educating the public on the growing coyote issue arising in Burbank. The campaign consisted of the distribution of over a thousand copies of the Burbank Police Department’s Community Bulletin on Coyote Awareness.