According to WGME 13, two Maine bald eagles are now confirmed to have contracted Avian Flu. In addition to the Maine eagles, two Bald Eagles have also tested positive in the state of Vermont.

WGME says that the cases were discovered in Maine's York and Lincoln counties. They also emphasize that the risk level to the public for avian (bird) flu, remains relatively low.

However, they do remind the public that if at any point you come in contact with a wild bird that you immediately wash your hands and change you clothing, regardless of whether you suspect the foul was carrying a disease.

Avian flu is responsible for millions of bird deaths across the United States with hundreds of those bird deaths occurring in Maine.

You're Breaking The Law In Maine If You Have Any Of These Animals As Pets

Stick to the cats and dogs that you know because if you're keeping any of these animals (or animals like them) as pets in Maine, you're breaking the law and could face stiff penalties.

20 of the Scariest Maine Animals to be Watching you from the Outside

A local raccoon became quite the celebrity the other day when he peaked into a home in Cutler, Maine.

The image was more cute and comedic than anything. However, it did inspire this list of the 20 scariest animals a Mainer would not want to see peaking into their house.

Warning, this list is quite frightening.

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