Alternative Species Network

News/Disease Alerts

25Mar

Ontario Rabies Update for March 18, 2020 - 0 New Cases

No new cases of rabies detected last week (March 18, 2020).   We are currently at 471 cases of raccoon strain, and 21 cases of fox strain rabies in Ontario to date.   Annual Summaries Numbers in red in all tables are fox strain. Numbers in black in all tables are raccoon strain.   2020   County …

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11Mar

Ontario Rabies Update for March 4, 2020 - 0 New Cases

No new cases of rabies detected last week (March 4, 2020). We are currently at 471 cases of raccoon strain, and 21 cases of fox strain rabies in Ontario to date.   Annual Summaries Numbers in red in all tables are fox strain. Numbers in black in all tables are raccoon strain.   2020   County Raccoon …

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27Feb

Ontario Rabies Update for February 26, 2020 - 0 New Cases

No new cases of rabies detected last week (February 26, 2020).   We are currently at 471 cases of raccoon strain, and 21 cases of fox strain rabies in Ontario to date.   Annual Summaries  2020   County Raccoon Skunk Fox Cat Bovine Dog Total Brant 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Haldimand 0 0 0 …

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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

Ontario Animal Health Network Annual Update

The annual OAHN Update reviews the past year at a glance, information sharing initiatives, disease investigations, and our OAHN network members from all of the OAHN networks.

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Updated Chronic Wasting Disease Surveillance in Ontario

The Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) is updating chronic wasting disease (CWD) surveillance starting July 1st, 2019.

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OAHN Alternative Species Research Project: Developing a health and disease surveillance network for Ontario mink farms

Executive summary and final report for the OAHN Alternative Species Research Project.

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Animal Health Resources

Ontario Animal Health Network Annual Update

The annual OAHN Update reviews the past year at a glance, information sharing initiatives, disease investigations, and our OAHN network members from all of the OAHN networks.

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Continuing Education 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

Ontario Animal Health Network Annual Update

The annual OAHN Update reviews the past year at a glance, information sharing initiatives, disease investigations, and our OAHN network members from all of the OAHN networks.

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Staying Ahead of the Curve Magazine: The Disease Surveillance Plan 2013-2018

Detailing what the DSP and OAHN completed from 2013-2018, including summaries by network, research projects, equipment purchased, tests developed, and much more.

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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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