Since December there have been 44 new rabies cases found around the Hamilton area. 19 of these have been skunks, while the rest have been raccoons. Please make sure you keep your pets and family safe by avoiding all wild animals and keeping your pets up-to-date on their rabies vaccinations.
To learn more please click here to read the latest Spectator article
You can also click here to read more on the Ontario Animal Health Network website. There is also a good link to a very informative podcast about the current rabies outbreak in Hamilton.