Farmers and ranchers were most concerned about rabid dogs biting cattle 20 years ago. Not now. Today, a bite from an infected wild animal, such as a fox or raccoon, is the more common method of infection in cattle.
The 2017 Starbuck wildfire devastated rural ranches and communities across four states. Kansas rancher and veterinarian, Randall Spare, Ashland Veterinary Center, worked and cared for the people in his community -- as well as the animals -- caught in the tragedy. Many other people contributed as well. This article is a look at their story.