Weekly Disease Surveillance Scan (Jul 9-15)

Below, please find our weekly disease surveillance scan links, broken down by Network. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter if you want to see the best animal health links on the net every day. Read our guides on how to use Twitter and Facebook for continuing education. If you missed last week’s top links, check them out here.

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General / One Health

Family says N.H. man may be first death from rare mosquito-borne disease

Human Case Of ‘Rabbit Fever’ Reported In Cook County

Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health talks about how to best protect yourself and your loved ones (including the furry ones!) from the rabies virus

Updated Ontario Rabies Map – 3 new cases found this week: 2 raccoons (Haldimand and Niagara) and 1 beef steer (Perth County)


What turns bees into killer bees?


Cow Tests Positive for Rabies in Perth County, Ontario

Companion Animals

Check out the anti-parasitics tables created by the OAHN Companion Animal Network


2 horses die of botulism at Nova Scotia animal rescue

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Small Ruminants

Investigating Mortality in Ontario Dairy Goat Kids


K-State studies the role of pigs and mosquito in spreading Japanese encephalitis virus

Indiana resident gets flu from pigs at county fair