Alternative Species Network

News/Disease Alerts


Ontario Rabies Update for December 6 - 2 New Cases

2 new positive cases of presumed raccoon strain rabies this week, occurring in one skunk from Haldimand County and one raccoon from Niagara.

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Ontario Rabies Update for November 22 - 1 New Case

1 new positive case of presumed raccoon strain rabies this week occurring in a skunk from Hamilton.

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Ontario Rabies Update for November 15 - 2 New Cases

2 new positive cases of rabies this week; one case of raccoon rabies in a raccoon (Niagara area) and one case of presumed fox rabies in a skunk (Waterloo Region).

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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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