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Other Diseases Spread by Animals
A collection of resources about emerging diseases in our region.
Animal Bites and Rabies
A collection of resources about animal bites, rabies, and your health.
Animal and Insect-related Diseases
If you’re bitten or scratched by a domestic animal (your own, a stray or someone else’s), a wild animal or directly exposed to a bat (bite, scratch, or the bat has touched or landed on you):
Bats & Rabies
Bats are animals that are known to carry diseases. Once in your home, they pose a risk to the health of you and your family. In Ontario, bats are one of the most common animals that can spread the rabies virus.
Rabies Investigation Form
If you have questions regarding this form please call 519-258-2146 ext. 4475.