2012 Rabies Report for Canada

Rabies statistics for Canada just released.

http://www.inspection.gc.ca/animals/terrestrial-animals/diseases/reportable/rabies/positive-rabies/eng/1356156989919/1356157139999

Once again Ontario is the leader amongst provinces with the most cases.

Once again Bats are the leaders in species with the most cases. Living indoors in no insurance that rabies (with the assistance of a bat) will not enter the pets or your living space. Never handle a bat even with gloves as they have needle sharp teeth and if you can touch them they likely are sick and rabies is a common reason for them to be sick.

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