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After only reporting three human rabies fatalities over the past three years, health officials in the Visayan province of Eastern Samar have reported four rabies deaths already so far in 2014.   Edna...

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With the 24/7 news cycle inundated with the West Africa Ebola Virus Disease (EVD), anyone paying even a little attention knows that Ebola is a very dangerous virus. Depending on the species of virus (there...

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A wild bat, not part of Denver Zoo’s collection, was found at the zoo’s primate exhibit Aug. 2 and has tested positive for rabies. A zoo staff member safely captured the oddly behaving bat and took...

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On Wednesday, July 16 sometime between 2:30-3 p.m., MST, a bat landed on a visitor while she was standing in front of the Tusayan Museum, just west of the Desert View Visitors’ Center within Grand...

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The number of animal rabies cases reported in Arkansas from Jan. 1 to July 25 this year has exceeded 100, according to Arkansas Department of Health data. The total reported is 105, with skunks being the...

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Costa Rican health officials are reporting a rare and tragic death of a nine-year-old boy due to being bitten by a rabies-infected squirrel, according to an Inside Costa Rica report Friday. The report...

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NEWS RELEASE 25 May 2014, Rome/Paris – The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) today pledged to step up their existing collaboration...

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The number of rabies exposures in the northern mountain province of Yen Bai in Vietnam is reporting 5-6 human rabies exposures per day, according to a recent VietnamNet report. Since the beginning of...

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Philippines Department of Health officials from Region 12 report nine human rabies cases from Jan. 1 to Mar. 31, 2014, making it a 80 percent increase compared to the same period in 2013.   According...

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So far in the month of February, at least six children have perished to rabies in Amazonas region of Peru according to the Ministry of Health. The children range in age from 1 to 14 years of age and all...