A rabid raccoon has been found in the Barclay Farm section of Cherry Hill and health officials are issuing a warning.
The Camden County Health Department is telling neighbors to make sure dogs, cats and ferrets are vaccinated.
It is also urging residents to keep their animals under control and out of contact with wild animals.
If a pet is bitten by a wild animal, resident should seek immediate veterinary assistance.
The raccoon bit a resident in the heel and was captured in Cherry Hill on Wednesday, according to the health department.