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West Nile Virus Cases on the Rise in New Mexico August 30, 2019 - Zoonotic Diseases - Disease

The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) has identified five additional cases of West Nile virus infection in residents of Bernalillo, Doña Ana, San Juan and Valencia counties, since the first case was reported in early August. « read more »



Department of Health Reports Feline Rabies Case in Roosevelt County August 16, 2019 - Zoonotic Diseases - Disease

The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) today reports an unvaccinated cat in Roosevelt County has been diagnosed with rabies and reminds owners to make sure their dogs, cats, horses and other livestock get vaccinated against rabies. « read more »



Department of Health Reports First Human Case of West Nile Virus in New Mexico August 12, 2019 - Zoonotic Diseases - Disease

The first human case of West Nile virus infection in New Mexico in 2019 has been confirmed in a 42-year-old woman from Doña Ana County. The woman required hospitalization and is recovering from the disease. « read more »



Fourth Rabid Skunk Confirmed in Curry County for 2019 August 7, 2019 - Zoonotic Diseases - Disease

The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) announced today a skunk that interacted with a pet dog in Curry County has tested positive for rabies, bringing the total number of confirmed rabid skunks within the county to four in 2019. « read more »