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Anyone who owns a pet should know something about rabies and the full consequences of not getting pets vaccinated. In America, animals rarely transmit rabies to humans, but between 16,000 and 39,000 people each year need to be vaccinated as a precaution after an animal bite or other rabies e…
The Montana Department of Livestock has extended the quarantine order issued for Big Horn County by one day after two skunks tested positive for rabies.
For the second time this season, a bat found at the Holter Lake Campground has tested positive for rabies, the Lewis and Clark City-County Health Department reported Thursday.
If you’ve got a dog or a cat, you’ve got to get it vaccinated for rabies.
Every year when I am staying at Fort Smith, I see many cats, most of which do not have an owner. The cats prowl about the village and usually don’t approach me. Now and then I see one stalking songbirds in the neighborhood.
HELENA — The Montana Department of Livestock has placed Carter County in southeastern Montana under a rabies quarantine after a puppy tested positive for the viral infection that causes inflammation of the brain.
Big Horn County extended an existing rabies quarantine through June 8 after an infected skunk was found near Busby.
A rabies quarantine for Big Horn County has been extended to April 3 after a horse near Busby was diagnosed with the disease, the Montana Department of Livestock reports.
Yellowstone County has been placed under a rabies quarantine after a skunk tested positive for the disease.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — To help Wyoming residents avoid a deadly disease for themselves, pets and livestock, the Wyoming Health Department is promoting rabies prevention strategies.
CHEYENNE - Two more rabid skunks have been found in Laramie County, boosting this year's total to seven and raising concerns about the disease spreading to pets in the area. The Wyoming State Veterinary Laboratory told animal control officials that rabies tests were positive this week on two…
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Two more rabid skunks have been found in Laramie County, bringing the total this year to five.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Another rabid skunk has turned up in Laramie County, the third since January.
BUTTE - Butte Silver Bow Animal Services officials say a 7-year-old girl was attacked by a pit bull cross while playing in Butte.
Dear Dr. Jorden: We have two cats, and their various vaccinations are not due until next May, including their rabies vaccinations.
HELENA — Three recent incidents of exposures to bats in Gallatin, Teton and Flathead counties have prompted health officials to remind people of the dangers of and the importance of vaccinating pets.
BOZEMAN — City crews in Bozeman are checking the city's parks for bats after a young girl touched a bat that was later determined to have rabies.
You may have seen in The Billings Gazette a few days ago that Yellowstone County is under a rabies quarantine. This is a result of a sick horse that was diagnosed with rabies in the county. This is not a new occurrence, as the county has been quarantined many times over the 35 years I have l…
HELENA – State officials have placed Yellowstone County under a rabies quarantine after a horse in Worden came down with the disease earlier this month.
SHERIDAN, Wyo. — The city of Sheridan has confirmed four cases of animal rabies in the past month, a significant increase over previous years.