If you live in the Chelsea area, keep an eye on your pets, as the town is warning residents that there has been a confirmed case of rabies in the area.

In a post on the town's Facebook page, town officials reported that a rabid racoon in the area of Nelson Road and a rabid fox in the area of Windsor Road have been discovered.

Anyone who sees a wild animal that they suspect as being rabid is asked to call the Maine Warden Service at 800-452-4664.