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Fox bites woman in her sleep

National News // By Tay Kinnear // July 23, 2019

A patient at Zurich University Hospital was bitten by a fox during the night. The woman was asleep at the time.

Pixabay Fox bites woman in her sleep


The animal came in through an open window according to the hospital. The woman was bitten on the arm. The wound needed disinfecting and the patient was given antibiotics.

A local environmental group, Green City Zurich, says the urban foxes are losing their fear of humans as many people are feeding them.

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