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Sick Fox Captured in Chatham Released Back Into the Wild After Rehab

Animals  (tags: six fox, mange, emanicated, kindness, rehabilitated, released wild )

- 3035 days ago -
A sick, mangy fox that was nursed back to health after a Chatham resident found the emaciated animal in her back yard has been released back into the wild, officials with a Warren County-based refuge said.

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Deborah S (170)
Saturday January 30, 2010, 6:04 am
Lending a helping hand to wild animals is a good deed.

Teresa W (782)
Saturday January 30, 2010, 6:44 am
Good news. I keep my fingers crossed for the fox.

Teresa W (782)
Saturday January 30, 2010, 6:45 am
As I've already told you, Simone, foxes are my favourite animals. (I even collect plush foxes. LOL!)

susan w (13)
Saturday January 30, 2010, 6:51 am
good story...glad the fox was able to be released....thanks simone

David B (34)
Saturday January 30, 2010, 9:19 am
such a lovely ending to that part of the story. i take it he was still blind? i so hope the lil red dickens will survive! thank you Simone.

Margaret S (53)
Saturday January 30, 2010, 10:27 am
Poor wee thing,glad he/she was helped,love foxes.

Hinhanni Wicahpi (28)
Saturday January 30, 2010, 12:21 pm
Bless his heart! I hope he will manage ok. :)

Peggy A (109)
Saturday January 30, 2010, 12:30 pm
At last good news about a decent person "HELPING" an animal. Thanks --good,kind person

Sylvia W (46)
Saturday January 30, 2010, 1:54 pm
Lovely story! I've seen a few foxes, but am always tickled about it ;-)

Patricia C (96)
Saturday January 30, 2010, 2:21 pm
God bless the people who help, rescue and release wildlife! Hope the little one will be okay out there. Thanks for sharing the story Simone.

Chris K (1231)
Saturday January 30, 2010, 7:10 pm
wonderful story - thanks to all who helped nurse him back to health!

Laura H (964)
Saturday January 30, 2010, 7:37 pm
A NICE HAPPY ENDING story for a change!!! :)
Thank you Simone!!!

MaryEllen Raths (23)
Saturday January 30, 2010, 9:13 pm

Robyn L (80)
Saturday January 30, 2010, 10:55 pm
It's nice to read a story where people actually did what was right and that an animal was not abused but got a helping hand. I am just wondering how he can hunt if he is blind. I am guessing the parasite died and his sight came back. Could that be?

Nan B (62)
Saturday January 30, 2010, 11:38 pm
A happy ending for a great change, I will say some prayers for our special furry friend!!
Tks Simone

Margaret Esposito (92)
Sunday January 31, 2010, 12:15 am
I'm wondering the same thing about the blindness. It's wonderful that the fox was treated for the parasitic condition but will it really be able to defend itself?

Thanks Simone!
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