Friday, July 15, 2022

Nine rabies cases in Ontario in June

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency confirmed nine cases of rabies in Ontario in June.

Six were skunks, two were bats and one was a raccoon.

There were 15 cases across Canada that month.

Ontario has had 19 cases since the beginning of the year out of a total of 69 fir Canada.

The Ontario government has been placing baited vaccines in urban areas and plans aircraft drops in rural areas.