Because of the ongoing heat in Australia, bats are on the attack there, more and more people. Authorities warn of further Bite and scratch attacks of the stressed animals, as the broadcaster ABC reported.
Alone in the past two weeks, it got to the North of the metropolis of Sydney of seven attacks of bats. This is more than ever before in such a short period of time. In two animals the rabies pathogen similar to the Australian bat had been-Lyssavirus detected. It can be for people with life-threatening.
The heat wave lasts already since Christmas. The unusually hot weather with temperatures over 40 degrees Celsius was a burden for bats. Confused some of the animals from the trees fell and caught in power lines. People had been attacked while trying to help. To save bats in Need yourself, should you be called dear experts, wrote the Sender.