Monday, 28 January 2013 20:39

Rabies - January 2013

Rabies positive case number 1 for 2013 in Uthungulu District.

 
Eshowe rural area: Cow. 
The cow showed abnormal behaviour and salivated profusely. It was jumping around and tried to gaff other cattle with the horns. It died a few days after starting to show these unusual symptoms
As far as we know there were no contacts.
The dogs in the area will be vaccinated against rabies.