A 73-year-old Hingam, Mass. woman was attacked by a vicious, rabid raccoon that entered her home through a door for her cat as she slept last week. “She had been sleeping on her bed and she thought it was a cat and she went to pat it and found out it was a raccoon,” Sgt. Steven Dearth of the Hingam Police Department told ABC News. “It began to attack her and bit onto her mouth.” Yahoo News.