Rabies in SK - May 2017


Status of Rabies in Saskatchewan -  May 2017

The Saskatchewan rabies report for the month of May, 2017, is attached for your information. There were three (3) positive cases in May.

There were three positive skunks; contact with the skunks resulted in the revaccination of a previously vaccinated dog in one case, 3 months quarantine and immediate vaccination of a previously vaccinated dog in the second case, and euthanasia of an in-contact dog in the third case.

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For further information please contact:

Wendy Wilkins, DVM PhD
Disease Surveillance Veterinarian
Animal Health Unit, Room 202
Ministry of Agriculture
3085 Albert St
Regina, Saskatchewan S4S 0B1
wendy.wilkins@gov.sk.ca

306-798-0253 (wk)
306-798-0096 (fax)