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The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is announcing that a horse from Sanbornton has been identified with the Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) virus infection. This is the second...

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The City of Albuquerque Environmental Health Department and the Bernalillo County Office of Health and Social Services want to advise citizens living in the East Mountains area that plague and tularemia...

Mosquito borne disease activity is still alive and well in Massachusetts as state health officials reported a human West Nile virus (WNV) case and an animal case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) this...

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Anthrax has been confirmed in a cow approximately 10 miles north of Premont, TX in Jim Wells County. This is the first documented case in the county since the late 1950’s. This is also the first case...

At least 25 cattle have died and 3 people are being treated for anthrax due to an outbreak of the bacterial disease in the Zhukwe area in Gwanda, Zimbabwe, according to a Bulawayo 24 report Friday. The...

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October is the beginning of small game hunting season in Colorado. As the number of human tularemia cases in our state continues to rise, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment reminds...

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Three horses from Burlington, Gloucester and Ocean counties are the first reported cases in 2014 of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE), a serious, mosquito-borne illness in horses. The 4-year-old mare...

Louis Pasteur, who’s experimental protocol saved the life of a child mauled by a rabid dog, died on September 28, 1895 in Marnes-la-Coquette, France. In honor of his work, September 28 every...

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FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today stressed the need for controls on animal health to help curb the spread of Ebola and other infectious diseases dangerous to humans, during discussions...

Two additional squirrels have tested positive for the agent of plague, Yersinia pestis, in the Palomar Mountain area, prompting environmental officials to protect themselves and their pets when they hike...