Duplin County Animal Services says a fox tested positive for rabies.
It was on or around the Fountaintown Road area in Chinquapin.
Animal Services had a rabies clinic scheduled for Saturday from 9am-12pm so you can get your pets vaccinated.
There is another one planned for September 28th from 9am-12pm at the Calypso Recreation Ball Park.
It does cost $5 to get your pet vaccinated.