For the week of November 28th there was 1 new case of raccoon strain rabies in a skunk in Niagara detected.

We are currently at 445 cases of raccoon strain, and 20 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.

 2018

 

County Raccoon Skunk Fox Cat Bovine Total
Brant 6 0 0 0 0 6
Haldimand 4 0 0 0 0 4
Halton 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hamilton 28 6 0 0 0 33
Huron 0 1 0 0 0 1
Niagara 9 6 0 0 0 15
Norfolk 1 0 0 0 0 1
Perth 0 0 0 0 1 1
Waterloo 0 1 0 0 0 1
Waterloo 0 2 0 0 0 2
Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph 0 2 0 0 0 2
Total Fox Strain 0 5 0 0 1 6
Total Raccoon Strain 48 13 0 0 0 61

Number of DRIT tests: >3,500

Number of baits distributed: 1,380,874

Number of confirmatory tests performed by CFIA (Ontario only): 77

Number of rabies positive terrestrial animals subject to virus variant typing by CFIA (Ontario only): 71