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Woman advocates for more time between rabies shots

May 7, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

HAWLEY, Minn. Jane Anderson believes too many veterinarians are not following the recommendations for rabies vaccinations, which costs pet owners money and risks the health of cats and dogs. Continue Reading

Animal rabies up in SD for second straight year

April 3, 2013 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE (AP) South Dakota animal rabies cases in 2012 were up for the second straight year, the state Department of Health said Wednesday.
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Pet vaccine, registration day planned in Hebron

January 24, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Hebron-area pet owners will have a chance to get their dogs registered with the city and get rabies and distemper vaccines for their cats and dogs at a dog license clinic in town on Saturday. Continue Reading

RABIES TIPS OFFERED

July 6, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Tips about rabies from the state Department of Health:
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Caution urged with rabid animals

July 6, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Recent case in Winner reflects proper procedure. Continue Reading

Rabies cases on the rise in North Dakota this year

April 24, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

A mild winter and spring have led to a spike in rabies cases in North Dakota. State officials are urging pet and livestock owners to make sure their animals are vaccinated against the deadly virus. There have been 40 confirmed rabies cases so far this year double the 20 cases in all of 2011. Continue Reading

Rabies on the rise in Bowman

January 13, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Bowman residents have been asked by the North Dakota Department of Health to take precautions against rabies, after it found three animals near the town that tested positive for the disease.
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N.D. Health Department says number of animals with rabies increasing in state

January 13, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

State health officials are reminding residents to vaccinate their pets and avoid contact with wild or unfamiliar animals. Continue Reading

CDC says Grand Forks rabies incident highlights risks for employees

January 7, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

A rabies incident last March at Grand Forks’ Circle of Friends Humane Society highlighted the risk faced by animal shelter employees across the country, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in a report distributed this week. Continue Reading