Animals Found Positive for Rabies (Species & Location)

Erie County Department of Health
Division of Environmental Health Services
ECDOH Rabies, Disease and Vector Control Program 

Rabid Animals in Erie County by Species & Location 

Updated 07/23/2021

Number of Animals Found Positive for Rabies in 2021
Type of Animal Number Positive
Bat 9
Cat  
Deer  
Dog  
Fox  
Raccoon  2
Skunk  
Woodchuck  
Cattle  
Sheep  
   
Total  11

 

Count

Date Reported Positive

Animal

Township

1 04/08/2021 Bat Orchard Park
2 04/14/2021 *Raccoon Newstead
3 05/12/2021 Bat Orchard Park
4 05/12/2021 Bat Angola
5 05/21/2021 Bat Elma
6 05/24/2021 Bat Buffalo
7 05/24/2021 Bat Buffalo
8 05/27/2021 Bat Wales
9 06/21/2021 Bat Buffalo
10 06/29/2021 Bat Tonawanda
11 07/22/2021 Raccoon Newstead

 

*Specimen preparation done by Cornell University, Investigation done by Erie County

 

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