Rabies Alert in Hamilton – Call for Help if You See Distressed Wildlife

Rabies Alert in Hamilton – Call for Help if You See Distressed Wildlife

ALERT: Rabies in Hamilton continue to be a problem. Images and statistics provided by Hamilton Region show the extent of the most recent findings.

Also, for Halton (Burlington, Oakville, Milton and Halton Hills) see Halton Region's website for more information here.

Positive rabies results in Ontario

Total number of animals found positive for raccoon rabies in Ontario from 2015 to date: 284

Other areas outside the City of Hamilton affected by raccoon rabies strain reports include:

  • Haldimand-Norfolk
  • Niagara Region
  • Brant County
  • Halton Region
 If you require help in Hamilton or Halton and are afraid to approach animals such as raccoons, skunks, foxes or even stray cats - contact Halton Wildlife Services today.

2017 Jan-Feb City of Hamilton Rabies Alert Animal Types