Zombie Raccoons Are Terrorizing This One Ohio Town And It’s Downright Terrifying

Could this be a case of an animal zombie apocalypse of the raccoon kind? If it weren’t so concerning, it would be actually funny. Imagine “zombie-like” raccoons stumbling around on their hind legs, baring their teeth and acting aggressively, and then tipping over…even in the daytime. Scary? The people in Youngstown, Ohio, think so.

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Distemper is described as a viral disease, and symptoms may include muscle twitches, seizures, salivation, and bizarre jaw movements. In other words…zombie-like. If it is determined to be the culprit, the affected raccoons will have to be captured and put down. But rest assured, they aren’t searching for any brain food.