For the week of March 27, there was 1 new case of rabies detected in a raccoon in Hamilton.

We are currently at 459 cases of raccoon strain, and 21 cases of fox strain rabies in Ontario since December 2015.

Annual Summaries

Numbers in red in all tables are fox strain.

Numbers in black in all tables are raccoon strain.

 2019

 

County Raccoon Skunk Fox Cat Bovine Dog Total
Brant 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Haldimand 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Halton 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hamilton 4 2 0 0 0 0 6
Huron 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Niagara 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Norfolk 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Perth 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Waterloo 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
Waterloo 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total Fox Strain 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total Raccoon Strain 6 3 0 0 0 1 10

Number of DRIT tests: >1100

Number of baits distributed: 0

Number of confirmatory tests performed by CFIA (Ontario only): 9

Number of rabies positive terrestrial animals subject to virus variant typing by CFIA (Ontario only): 8