Handsome horse breeder Barry Monteith is found with his throat slit
near Potlicker Creek in Crozet, Virginia --- shocking news made
even more shocking when the autopsy reveals Monteith had been
infected with rabies. As fear of that silent killer increases,
along with the fear of a human killer, the residents of Crozet band
together with their usual picnic and potluck lunches --- but some
among them are afraid that the animal citizens of the town may be
This notion does not sit well with either Mary Minor "Harry"
Haristeen or her beloved menage of trois pets: corgi Tee Tucker,
tiger cat Mrs. Murphy and the weight-challenged gray feline Pewter.
Harry, happily toiling away at the Crozet post office where she has
worked since graduating fr