North Carolina 11/21/13 outerbanksvoice.com: by Rob Morris – Wildlife officials have discovered the body of a sixth red wolf killed in the past four weeks. The wolf, which was found Monday on private property north of Swan Quarter in Hyde County, had apparently been shot, according to a statement from the U.S. 855 more words
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Young FOX prompts RABIES ALERT in CALIFORNIA ~ Other RABIES reports from CA, CT, NJx2, NC, WV, & CANADA: ONT ~ TEXAS county reports 14 cases of DENGUE FEVER confirmed ~ WEST NILE VIRUS reports from NYx2, & TX.
California 11/16/13 Yolo County: A young fox, or kit, that attacked two horses on Putah Creek Road in Winters near the Railroad Bridge on the Solano County side of the creek this past Friday has tested positive for rabies. 605 more words
GENEVA: Polio, that has crippled at least 13 children in Syria, has been confirmed as being caused by a strain of the virus that originated in Pakistan and is now spreading across the Middle East, the World Health Organisation said on Monday. 390 more words
WNV & EEE EQUINE case totals on the upswing ~ WEST NILE VIRUS (HUMAN) reports from CAx2, CO, SD, & TXx2 ~ RABIES reports from FL, MDx2, NJ, NY, SCx2, TX, & VA.
National 11/09/13 the horse.com: by Erica Larson – We’re firmly in fall and temperatures are dropping, but the number of confirmed equine West Nile virus (WNV) and Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) across the country is rising. 792 more words
LONDON: Vaccinating only Syrian refugees against polio may not be enough to prevent the crippling viral disease from re-infecting Europe where it has not been seen for decades, German scientists warned on Friday. 425 more words
OHIOAN attacked by pack of four COYOTES while mowing lawn ~ WASHINGTONIAN bitten by BLACK BEAR on her back porch ~ WEST NILE VIRUS reports from LA, & TX ~ RABIES report from CONNECTICUT.
Ohio 11/01/13 newsnet5.com: by Dena Greer – A man was attacked Friday morning by a coyote near a country club in Mansfield, said Mansfield Police and an ODNR spokesperson. 728 more words
Two BEARS attack three people and a third raids a hiker’s camp in separate reports from three CANADIAN provinces ~ NEW YORK officials confirm two cases of POWASSAN VIRUS ~ WEST NILE VIRUS report from TEXAS ~ RABIES reports from FLx2, GA, NJ, SC, & TX.
Manitoba 11/01/13: A polar bear attacked two people in the town of Churchill just after 5:00 CDT this morning. The first person, Bill Ayott, 69, left the safety of his home when he heard a commotion as the bear confronted two other people, but he attracted the bear and it attacked him instead then left as a vehicle approached. 802 more words