Alternative Species Network

News/Disease Alerts


Ontario Rabies Update for April 18 - 2 New Cases

2 new positive cases of raccoon rabies in two skunks (Niagara) this week.

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Ontario Rabies Vaccine Baiting Distribution

Find out details about the rabies vaccine baiting flights, learn about IDing the bait, and see a map of the flight area.

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Ontario Rabies Update for March 28 - 2 New Cases

1 new positive case of raccoon rabies in one raccoon (Hamilton) and 1 fox strain case in one skunk (Waterloo) this week.

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Please see our latest Alternative Species quarterly reports below, as well as supporting resources.

Please note that the veterinary reports, laboratory data, and clinical impressions summaries are meant only for veterinarians and registered veterinary technicians and are not to be shared publicly

Disease Resources

OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Surveillance Zone - Dec. 22 Update

Find out the confirmed rabies cases, the rabies control zone, and the rabies surveillance zone surrounding Hamilton Ontario.

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OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Control Zone

Map of the rabies control zone in Ontario.

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Animal Health Resources

Helpful Links and Resources for Alternative Species Vets and Producers

This list of links provides a great starting point for alternative species vets and producers,

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Industry Resources

Provincial Premises Registry

Premises Identification Numbers: how to register, and what you should know. It's fast, easy, and every agri-business in Ontario can have one.

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