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Monitoring Diseases Transmitted to People by Animals and Insects

Services Provided:

  • Consultation and investigation of wild and domestic animal bites for rabies; testing of wild animals, if available, when human bites have occurred.
  • Notification and awareness when plague has been found in an area.
  • Assessing risk of West Nile West Nile Virus infection.
  • Education and consultation on current risks in the community for animal and insect spread diseases.
  • Raising awareness and community education on Tularemia.

We also monitor for and alert residents of precautions related to Hanta Virus, ticks, and other diseases.

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