A bat found by along the parade route in Greeley tested positive for rabies, a parade-goer saw the bat crawling in the grass and notified animal control services. Animal control came out and found the bat on the northeast corner of 13th Street and 10th Avenue in downtown Greeley.

To prevent from being exposed to rabies to do not pick up wildlife or touch or feed wildlife. Always make sure your pets are vaccinated against rabies. It is a good idea to talk to your veterinarian about how often to have your cat or dog vaccinated against rabies.