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Illinois Transplant Patient Getting Anti-Rabies Shots

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday that four people received donated organs from a man unknowingly infected with rabies.

03/15/2013

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Officials Urge Caution Around Missouri Skunks

Missouri health officials say skunks are one of the two primary carriers of the rabies virus in Missouri.

02/11/2013

A514664 – 1 year 4 mo old female calico domestic shorthair

Cats, Not Dogs, The Biggest Rabies Threat

In 2010, 62 percent of all rabies cases in domestic animals were found in cats. But what about St. Louis?

10/15/2012

Jordan the Old English Sheepdog is groom

Missouri Lawmakers Vote to Require Rabies Vaccines

Measure goes to Governor Nixon

05/17/2012

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First Rabid Bat Found This Year in Illinois

One bat test positive for rabies, and two people are undergoing post-exposure treatment after coming into contact with that rabid bat.

04/03/2012