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First-ever known case of ‘ZOMBIE’ deer disease confirmed in Yellowstone National Park: Officials warn of fatal brain virus that makes animals drool and unafraid of humans

The first case of ‘zombie’ deer disease has been reported in Yellowstone National Park after a deer carcass tested positive for chronic wasting disease (CWD). The fatal brain virus leaves animals confused, drooling and uncoordinated, reducing their fear of humans. The US National Park Service has warned patrons to report any sightings of sick or dead wildlife …