Wednesday, 03 June 2009 17:51

June 2009

MAY 2009  We recorded no rabies cases in May 2009 -


1. (14/06/2009) A border Collie with a rope attached to it, was seen lying near the Methodist Church in Empangeni on Sunday morning.
The dog appeared to be very weak and was lying still.
Two people attending the church went to help it and a man was badly attacked on both of his arms, as he picked the dog up.
The dog was taken to a vet whereupon it continued with it's attack on the cages
(Both people who were in contact, began preventative treatment at a local hospital) 
The rabies results are Positive