Just about a month after it was reported that a nine-year-old Costa Rican boy died from rabies after getting bit by a squirrel, the Ministry of Health confirmed yesterday that an 11-year-old Nicaraguan...

By

A total of 14 people in Anderson County have been referred to their health care providers for rabies consultation in association with a case involving a kitten that tested positive for the disease, the...

Dozens of human rabies deaths have been recorded in Vietnam sine the beginning of the year, mostly attributed to low vaccination rates in dogs and cats, according to the Vietnamese Ministry of Health. Most...

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...

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...

By

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...

By

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...

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...

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...

By

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...