Category: Rabies

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Raccoon Rabies in Ontario

Rabies virus occurs in a variety of strains, each associated with a preferred mammalian host. Ontario was the site, for many years, of an ongoing epizootic of arctic fox strain rabies virus, which was...

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Quebec Rabies Surveillance Report

Quebec is conducting an active surveillance program for rabies, particularly the raccoon strain that is present across the border in the United States. Here is an update on this program as of August 22,...

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Rabies in a Raccoon in New Brunswick

On June 2nd of this year, a raccoon from St. Stephen, New Brunswick, tested positive for the raccoon variant of rabies.  The raccoon rabies variant was last detected in New Brunswick in May 2002,...