Bats Aren't Bad, Simply Misunderstood

Sep 11, 2018

L'il Wayne, the silver haired bat.
Credit Rita Dixon

Some bats tested positive for rabies last month and for better or worse, this seems to be the only time bats are in the news. Animal resuers are concerned this type of publicity gives bats a bad image. We talk with wildlife and health officials about why we shouldn't fear bats and we meet L'il Wayne, a female silver-haired bat.


And Idaho Fish and Game has a video for anyone who finds a bat in their home. Check it out below: