6 cases of raccoon-strain rabies were found last week - 1 skunk and 4 raccoons in Hamilton, and 1 raccoon in Haldimand.
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7 cases of raccoon strain rabies were found last week - 4 in Hamilton, 2 in Haldimand, and 1 in Niagara.
Ontario Animal Health Network
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Rabies in Canada - Animals - Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Rabies is a viral disease that attacks the central nervous system of mammals, including humans.
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A Brock University lab is using samples of the virus to see if Canadian mosquitoes can potentially transmit Zika humans.
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