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Third 'Rabbit Fever' Case Identified

WELD COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) - A third person in Colorado has been infected with “rabbit fever,” health officials say.

The victim apparently contracted tularemia, a bacterial disease, after mowing over a dead rabbit in Weld County. 100 more words


Jefferson County Health Officials Warn About 'Rabbit Fever'

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – Health officials in Jefferson County are warning the public to stay away from sick or dead rabbits because they may have “rabbit fever,” a disease that can infect humans. 296 more words


Soldier mauled by BROWN BEAR during training exercise in ALASKA ~ Second domestically acquired case of CHIKUNGUNYA FEVER confirmed in FLORIDA ~ Three more COLORADANS contract PLAGUE ~ COLORADAN tests positive for TULAREMIA.

Alaska 07/20/14 adn.com: by Michelle Theriault Boots – A National Guard soldier was mauled by a brown bear on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson while participating in a training exercise Sunday morning, officials said. 608 more words

Viral Disease

FLORIDA WOMAN diagnosed with first locally acquired case of DENGUE FEVER this year ~ NEW MEXICO WOMAN contracts TULAREMIA ~ RABIES report from CT, NY & NC.

Florida 07/09/14 FL Dept of Health/Miami-Dade County: Media Release – Officials have confirmed the first locally acquired case of Dengue Fever in the county so far this year. 343 more words

Viral Disease

Rabbit In Fort Collins Tests Positive For Dangerous Bacteria

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (CBS4) – A rabbit has tested positive for tularemia in southeast Fort Collins.

Tularemia is a bacteria that can make people and other animals sick, so the Larimer County Department of Health and Environment wants residents in the Hahn Acres, Linden Park, Paragon Estates and Paragon Point neighborhoods to keep their pets on a leash when they are outside to prevent the bacteria from spreading. 47 more words