OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Control Zone

OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Surveillance and Control Zones February 13, 2019

This image shows the OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Control and Surveillance Zone as of February 13, 2019. The image is a map showing the rabies control and surveillance zones surrounding the confirmed rabies cases in Ontario. The map is of an area of Southern Ontario including the following counties or regions: Hamilton, Haldimand, Halton, Perth, Oxford, Brant, Waterloo, Wellington, Middlesex, Elgin, Pell, Dufferin, Toronto, Bruce, Grey, Huron, Lambton, Durham, York, Welland, Niagara, Lake Ontario, and Lake Erie. There are now 456 confirmed raccoon strain rabies cases marked on the map since December 2015, 319 of which are located within Hamilton District. The remaining 137 cases are located in Haldimand-Norfolk County, the Niagara Region, Brant County and Halton Region. There are also 21 confirmed cases of Ontario fox strain rabies, 8 in Perth County, 4 in Huron County, 6 in Waterloo Region, 3 in Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph. A larger grey circle indicates the 50 km radius around the confirmed cases where enhanced rabies surveillance is occurring. There is a small map insert showing Southern Ontario with a red box indicating which area of Southern Ontario is zoomed in on the main map image.

OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Surveillance and Control Zones February 6, 2019

This image shows the OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Control and Surveillance Zone as of February 6, 2019. The image is a map showing the rabies control and surveillance zones surrounding the confirmed rabies cases in Ontario. The map is of an area of Southern Ontario including the following counties or regions: Hamilton, Haldimand, Halton, Perth, Oxford, Brant, Waterloo, Wellington, Middlesex, Elgin, Pell, Dufferin, Toronto, Bruce, Grey, Huron, Lambton, Durham, York, Welland, Niagara, Lake Ontario, and Lake Erie. There are now 454 confirmed raccoon strain rabies cases marked on the map since December 2015, 317 of which are located within Hamilton District. The remaining 137 cases are located in Haldimand-Norfolk County, the Niagara Region, Brant County and Halton Region. There are also 21 confirmed cases of Ontario fox strain rabies, 8 in Perth County, 4 in Huron County, 6 in Waterloo Region, 3 in Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph. A larger grey circle indicates the 50 km radius around the confirmed cases where enhanced rabies surveillance is occurring. There is a small map insert showing Southern Ontario with a red box indicating which area of Southern Ontario is zoomed in on the main map image.

OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Surveillance and Control Zones January 30, 2019

This image shows the OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Control and Surveillance Zone as of January 30, 2019. The image is a map showing the rabies control and surveillance zones surrounding the confirmed rabies cases in Ontario. The map is of an area of Southern Ontario including the following counties or regions: Hamilton, Haldimand, Halton, Perth, Oxford, Brant, Waterloo, Wellington, Middlesex, Elgin, Pell, Dufferin, Toronto, Bruce, Grey, Huron, Lambton, Durham, York, Welland, Niagara, Lake Ontario, and Lake Erie. There are now 452 confirmed raccoon strain rabies cases marked on the map since December 2015, 316 of which are located within Hamilton District. The remaining 136 cases are located in Haldimand-Norfolk County, the Niagara Region, Brant County and Halton Region. There are also 21 confirmed cases of Ontario fox strain rabies, 8 in Perth County, 4 in Huron County, 6 in Waterloo Region, 3 in Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph. A larger grey circle indicates the 50 km radius around the confirmed cases where enhanced rabies surveillance is occurring. There is a small map insert showing Southern Ontario with a red box indicating which area of Southern Ontario is zoomed in on the main map image.

OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Surveillance and Control Zones January 9, 2019

This image shows the OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Control and Surveillance Zone as of January 9, 2019. The image is a map showing the rabies control and surveillance zones surrounding the confirmed rabies cases in Ontario. The map is of an area of Southern Ontario including the following counties or regions: Hamilton, Haldimand, Halton, Perth, Oxford, Brant, Waterloo, Wellington, Middlesex, Elgin, Pell, Dufferin, Toronto, Bruce, Grey, Huron, Lambton, Durham, York, Welland, Niagara, Lake Ontario, and Lake Erie. There are now 451 confirmed raccoon strain rabies cases marked on the map since December 2015, 315 of which are located within Hamilton District. The remaining 136 cases are located in Haldimand-Norfolk County, the Niagara Region, Brant County and Halton Region. There are also 21 confirmed cases of Ontario fox strain rabies, 8 in Perth County, 4 in Huron County, 6 in Waterloo Region, 3 in Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph. A larger grey circle indicates the 50 km radius around the confirmed cases where enhanced rabies surveillance is occurring. There is a small map insert showing Southern Ontario with a red box indicating which area of Southern Ontario is zoomed in on the main map image.

OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Surveillance and Control Zones December 26, 2018

This image shows the OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Control and Surveillance Zone as of December 26, 2018. The image is a map showing the rabies control and surveillance zones surrounding the confirmed rabies cases in Ontario. The map is of an area of Southern Ontario including the following counties or regions: Hamilton, Haldimand, Halton, Perth, Oxford, Brant, Waterloo, Wellington, Middlesex, Elgin, Pell, Dufferin, Toronto, Bruce, Grey, Huron, Lambton, Durham, York, Welland, Niagara, Lake Ontario, and Lake Erie. There are now 449 confirmed raccoon strain rabies cases marked on the map since December 2015, 313 of which are located within Hamilton District. The remaining 136 cases are located in Haldimand-Norfolk County, the Niagara Region, Brant County and Halton Region. There are also 21 confirmed cases of Ontario fox strain rabies, 8 in Perth County, 4 in Huron County, 6 in Waterloo Region, 3 in Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph. A larger grey circle indicates the 50 km radius around the confirmed cases where enhanced rabies surveillance is occurring. There is a small map insert showing Southern Ontario with a red box indicating which area of Southern Ontario is zoomed in on the main map image.

OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Surveillance and Control Zones December 19, 2018

This image shows the OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Control and Surveillance Zone as of December 19, 2018. The image is a map showing the rabies control and surveillance zones surrounding the confirmed rabies cases in Ontario. The map is of an area of Southern Ontario including the following counties or regions: Hamilton, Haldimand, Halton, Perth, Oxford, Brant, Waterloo, Wellington, Middlesex, Elgin, Pell, Dufferin, Toronto, Bruce, Grey, Huron, Lambton, Durham, York, Welland, Niagara, Lake Ontario, and Lake Erie. There are now 448 confirmed raccoon strain rabies cases marked on the map since December 2015, 313 of which are located within Hamilton District. The remaining 135 cases are located in Haldimand-Norfolk County, the Niagara Region, Brant County and Halton Region. There are also 21 confirmed cases of Ontario fox strain rabies, 8 in Perth County, 4 in Huron County, 6 in Waterloo Region, 3 in Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph. A larger grey circle indicates the 50 km radius around the confirmed cases where enhanced rabies surveillance is occurring. There is a small map insert showing Southern Ontario with a red box indicating which area of Southern Ontario is zoomed in on the main map image.

OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Surveillance and Control Zones December 12, 2018

This image shows the OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Control and Surveillance Zone as of December 12, 2018. The image is a map showing the rabies control and surveillance zones surrounding the confirmed rabies cases in Ontario. The map is of an area of Southern Ontario including the following counties or regions: Hamilton, Haldimand, Halton, Perth, Oxford, Brant, Waterloo, Wellington, Middlesex, Elgin, Pell, Dufferin, Toronto, Bruce, Grey, Huron, Lambton, Durham, York, Welland, Niagara, Lake Ontario, and Lake Erie. There are now 447 confirmed raccoon strain rabies cases marked on the map since December 2015, 313 of which are located within Hamilton District. The remaining 134 cases are located in Haldimand-Norfolk County, the Niagara Region, Brant County and Halton Region. There are also 21 confirmed cases of Ontario fox strain rabies, 8 in Perth County, 4 in Huron County, 6 in Waterloo Region, 3 in Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph. A larger grey circle indicates the 50 km radius around the confirmed cases where enhanced rabies surveillance is occurring. There is a small map insert showing Southern Ontario with a red box indicating which area of Southern Ontario is zoomed in on the main map image.

OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Surveillance and Control Zones December 5, 2018

This image shows the OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Control and Surveillance Zone as of December 5, 2018. The image is a map showing the rabies control and surveillance zones surrounding the confirmed rabies cases in Ontario. The map is of an area of Southern Ontario including the following counties or regions: Hamilton, Haldimand, Halton, Perth, Oxford, Brant, Waterloo, Wellington, Middlesex, Elgin, Pell, Dufferin, Toronto, Bruce, Grey, Huron, Lambton, Durham, York, Welland, Niagara, Lake Ontario, and Lake Erie. There are now 446 confirmed raccoon strain rabies cases marked on the map since December 2015, 312 of which are located within Hamilton District. The remaining 134 cases are located in Haldimand-Norfolk County, the Niagara Region, Brant County and Halton Region. There are also 20 confirmed cases of Ontario fox strain rabies, 8 in Perth County, 4 in Huron County, 6 in Waterloo Region, 2 in Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph. A larger grey circle indicates the 50 km radius around the confirmed cases where enhanced rabies surveillance is occurring. There is a small map insert showing Southern Ontario with a red box indicating which area of Southern Ontario is zoomed in on the main map image.

OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Surveillance and Control Zones November 28, 2018

This image shows the OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Control and Surveillance Zone as of November 28, 2018. The image is a map showing the rabies control and surveillance zones surrounding the confirmed rabies cases in Ontario. The map is of an area of Southern Ontario including the following counties or regions: Hamilton, Haldimand, Halton, Perth, Oxford, Brant, Waterloo, Wellington, Middlesex, Elgin, Pell, Dufferin, Toronto, Bruce, Grey, Huron, Lambton, Durham, York, Welland, Niagara, Lake Ontario, and Lake Erie. There are now 445 confirmed raccoon strain rabies cases marked on the map since December 2015, 312 of which are located within Hamilton District. The remaining 133 cases are located in Haldimand-Norfolk County, the Niagara Region, Brant County and Halton Region. There are also 20 confirmed cases of Ontario fox strain rabies, 8 in Perth County, 4 in Huron County, 6 in Waterloo Region, 2 in Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph. A larger grey circle indicates the 50 km radius around the confirmed cases where enhanced rabies surveillance is occurring. There is a small map insert showing Southern Ontario with a red box indicating which area of Southern Ontario is zoomed in on the main map image.

OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Surveillance and Control Zones November 21, 2018

This image shows the OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Control and Surveillance Zone as of November 21, 2018. The image is a map showing the rabies control and surveillance zones surrounding the confirmed rabies cases in Ontario. The map is of an area of Southern Ontario including the following counties or regions: Hamilton, Haldimand, Halton, Perth, Oxford, Brant, Waterloo, Wellington, Middlesex, Elgin, Pell, Dufferin, Toronto, Bruce, Grey, Huron, Lambton, Durham, York, Welland, Niagara, Lake Ontario, and Lake Erie. There are now 444 confirmed raccoon strain rabies cases marked on the map since December 2015, 312 of which are located within Hamilton District. The remaining 132 cases are located in Haldimand-Norfolk County, the Niagara Region, Brant County and Halton Region. There are also 20 confirmed cases of Ontario fox strain rabies, 8 in Perth County, 4 in Huron County, 6 in Waterloo Region, 1 in Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph and 1 in Centre Wellington. A larger grey circle indicates the 50 km radius around the confirmed cases where enhanced rabies surveillance is occurring. There is a small map insert showing Southern Ontario with a red box indicating which area of Southern Ontario is zoomed in on the main map image.

OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Surveillance and Control Zones October 31, 2018

This image shows the OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Control and Surveillance Zone as of October 31, 2018. The image is a map showing the rabies control and surveillance zones surrounding the confirmed rabies cases in Ontario. The map is of an area of Southern Ontario including the following counties or regions: Hamilton, Haldimand, Halton, Perth, Oxford, Brant, Waterloo, Wellington, Middlesex, Elgin, Pell, Dufferin, Toronto, Bruce, Grey, Huron, Lambton, Durham, York, Welland, Niagara, Lake Ontario, and Lake Erie. There are now 439 confirmed raccoon strain rabies cases marked on the map since December 2015, 309 of which are located within Hamilton District. The remaining 130 cases are located in Haldimand-Norfolk County, the Niagara Region, Brant County and Halton Region. There are also 20 confirmed cases of Ontario fox strain rabies, 8 in Perth County, 4 in Huron County, 6 in Waterloo Region, 1 in Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph and 1 in Centre Wellington. A larger grey circle indicates the 50 km radius around the confirmed cases where enhanced rabies surveillance is occurring. There is a small map insert showing Southern Ontario with a red box indicating which area of Southern Ontario is zoomed in on the main map image.

OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Surveillance and Control Zones August 29, 2018

This image shows the OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Control and Surveillance Zone as of August 29, 2018. The image is a map showing the rabies control and surveillance zones surrounding the confirmed rabies cases in Ontario. The map is of an area of Southern Ontario including the following counties or regions: Hamilton, Haldimand, Halton, Perth, Oxford, Brant, Waterloo, Wellington, Middlesex, Elgin, Pell, Dufferin, Toronto, Bruce, Grey, Huron, Lambton, Durham, York, Welland, Niagara, Lake Ontario, and Lake Erie. There are now 427 confirmed raccoon strain rabies cases marked on the map since December 2015, 300 of which are located within Hamilton District. The remaining 127 cases are located in Haldimand-Norfolk County, the Niagara Region, Brant County and Halton Region. There are also 20 confirmed cases of Ontario fox strain rabies, 8 in Perth County, 4 in Huron County, 6 in Waterloo Region, 1 in Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph and 1 in Centre Wellington. A larger grey circle indicates the 50 km radius around the confirmed cases where enhanced rabies surveillance is occurring. There is a small map insert showing Southern Ontario with a red box indicating which area of Southern Ontario is zoomed in on the main map image.

OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Surveillance and Control Zones June 27, 2018

This image shows the OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Control and Surveillance Zone as of June 27, 2018. The image is a map showing the rabies control and surveillance zones surrounding the confirmed rabies cases in Ontario. The map is of an area of Southern Ontario including the following counties or regions: Hamilton, Haldimand, Halton, Perth, Oxford, Brant, Waterloo, Wellington, Middlesex, Elgin, Pell, Dufferin, Toronto, Bruce, Grey, Huron, Lambton, Durham, York, Welland, Niagara, Lake Ontario, and Lake Erie. There are now 411 confirmed raccoon strain rabies cases marked on the map since December 2015, 295 of which are located within Hamilton District. The remaining 116 cases are located in Haldimand-Norfolk County, the Niagara Region, Brant County and Halton Region. There are also 18 confirmed cases of Ontario fox strain rabies, 7 in Perth County, 4 in Huron County, 6 in Waterloo Region and 1 in Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph. A larger grey circle indicates the 50 km radius around the confirmed cases where enhanced rabies surveillance is occurring. There is a small map insert showing Southern Ontario with a red box indicating which area of Southern Ontario is zoomed in on the main map image.

OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Surveillance and Control Zones April 25, 2018

This image shows the OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Control and Surveillance Zone as of April 25, 2018. The image is a map showing the rabies control and surveillance zones surrounding the confirmed rabies cases in Ontario. The map is of an area of Southern Ontario including the following counties or regions: Hamilton, Haldimand, Halton, Perth, Oxford, Brant, Waterloo, Wellington, Middlesex, Elgin, Pell, Dufferin, Toronto, Bruce, Grey, Huron, Lambton, Durham, York, Welland, Niagara, Lake Ontario, and Lake Erie. There are now 402 confirmed raccoon strain rabies cases marked on the map since December 2015, 290 of which are located within Hamilton District. The remaining 112 cases are located in Haldimand-Norfolk County, the Niagara Region, Brant County and Halton Region. There are also 17 confirmed cases of Ontario fox strain rabies, 7 in Perth County, 4 in Huron County and 6 in Waterloo Region. A larger grey circle indicates the 50 km radius around the confirmed cases where enhanced rabies surveillance is occurring. There is a small map insert showing Southern Ontario with a red box indicating which area of Southern Ontario is zoomed in on the main map image.

OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Surveillance and Control Zones December 20, 2017

This image shows the OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Control and Surveillance Zone as of December 20, 2017. The image is a map showing the rabies control and surveillance zones surrounding the confirmed rabies cases in Ontario. The map is of an area of Southern Ontario including the following counties or regions: Hamilton, Haldimand, Halton, Perth, Oxford, Brant, Waterloo, Wellington, Middlesex, Elgin, Pell, Dufferin, Toronto, Bruce, Grey, Huron, Lambton, Durham, York, Welland, Niagara, Lake Ontario, and Lake Erie. There are now 384 confirmed raccoon strain rabies cases marked on the map since December 2015, 278 of which are located within Hamilton District. The remaining 106 cases are located in Haldimand-Norfolk County, the Niagara Region, Brant County and Halton Region. There are also 14 confirmed cases of Ontario fox strain rabies, 7 in Perth County, 4 in Huron County and 4 in Waterloo Region. A larger grey circle indicates the 50 km radius around the confirmed cases where enhanced rabies surveillance is occurring. There is a small map insert showing Southern Ontario with a red box indicating which area of Southern Ontario is zoomed in on the main map image.

OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Surveillance and Control Zones May 31, 2017

This image shows the OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Control and Surveillance Zone as of May 31, 2017. The image is a map showing the rabies control and surveillance zones surrounding the confirmed rabies cases in Ontario. The map is of an area of Southern Ontario including the following counties or regions: Hamilton, Haldimand, Halton, Perth, Oxford, Brant, Waterloo, Wellington, Middlesex, Elgin, Pell, Dufferin, Toronto, Bruce, Grey, Huron, Lambton, Durham, York, Welland, Niagara, Lake Ontario, and Lake Erie. There are now 322 confirmed raccoon strain rabies cases marked on the map since December 2015, 245 of which are located within Hamilton consisting of 219 raccoons and 99 skunks. The remaining 77 cases are located in Haldimand-Norfolk County, the Niagara Region and Brant County. Surrounding each of these cases is a large black circle indicating the Rabies Control Zone. There are also 8 confirmed cases of Ontario fox strain rabies, 6 of which are bovine and 2 skunks, as well as 1 llama and 2 cats. There have been 5,900 DRIT tests. Since April 2016, 1,600,000 baits have been distributed. A larger grey circle indicates the area around each confirmed case where rabies surveillance is occurring. There is a small map insert showing Southern Ontario with a red box indicating which area of Southern Ontario is zoomed in on the main map image.

OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Surveillance and Control Zones December 28, 2016

This image shows the OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Control and Surveillance Zone as of December 28, 2016. The image is a map showing the rabies control and surveillance zones surrounding the confirmed rabies cases in Ontario. The map is of an area of Southern Ontario including the following counties or regions: Hamilton, Haldimand, Halton, Perth, Oxford, Brant, Waterloo, Wellington, Middlesex, Elgin, Pell, Dufferin, Toronto, Bruce, Grey, Huron, Lambton, Durham, York, Welland, Niagara, Lake Ontario, and Lake Erie. There are now 265 confirmed raccoon strain rabies cases marked on the map, 213 of which are located within Hamilton consisting of 181 raccoons and 81 skunks. The remaining 52 cases are located in Haldimand-Norfolk County, the Niagara Region and Brant County. Surrounding each of these cases is a large black circle indicating the Rabies Control Zone. There is also 1 confirmed case of Ontario fox strain rabies and 1 llama. There have been 4,700 DRIT tests. Since April 2016, 1,600,000 baits have been distributed. A larger grey circle indicates the area around each confirmed case where rabies surveillance is occurring. There is a small map insert showing Southern Ontario with a red box indicating which area of Southern Ontario is zoomed in on the main map image.

OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Surveillance and Control Zones November 9, 2016

This image shows the OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Control and Surveillance Zone as of November 9, 2016. The image is a map showing the rabies control and surveillance zones surrounding the confirmed rabies cases in Ontario. The map is of an area of Southern Ontario including the following counties or regions: Hamilton, Haldimand, Halton, Perth, Oxford, Brant, Waterloo, Wellington, Middlesex, Elgin, Pell, Dufferin, Toronto, Bruce, Grey, Huron, Lambton, Durham, York, Welland, Niagara, Lake Ontario, and Lake Erie. There are now 240 confirmed raccoon strain rabies cases marked on the map, 194 of which are located within Hamilton consisting of 168 raccoons and 70 skunks. The remaining 46 cases are located in Haldimand-Norfolk County, the Niagara Region and Brant County. Surrounding each of these cases is a large black circle indicating the Rabies Control Zone. There is also 1 confirmed case of Ontario fox strain rabies. There have been 4,300 DRIT tests. Since December 2015, 1,600,000 baits have been distributed. A larger grey circle indicates the area around each confirmed case where rabies surveillance is occurring. There is a small map insert showing Southern Ontario with a red box indicating which area of Southern Ontario is zoomed in on the main map image.

OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Surveillance and Control Zones January 6, 2016

This image shows the OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Control and Surveillance Zone as of Jan. 6 2016. The image is a map showing the rabies control and surveillance zones surrounding the confirmed rabies cases in Ontario. The map is of an area of Southern Ontario including the following counties or regions: Hamilton, Haldimand, Halton, Perth, Oxford, Brant, Waterloo, Wellington, Middlesex, Elgin, Pell, Dufferin, Toronto, Bruce, Grey, Huron, Lambton, Durham, York, Welland, Niagara, Lake Ontario, and Lake Erie. There are 12 confirmed raccoon strain rabies cases marked on the map, 11 of which are located within or on the outskirts of Hamilton and one is located further south in Haldimand County. Surrounding each of these cases is a large black circle indicating the Rabies Control Zone. There is one confirmed case of Ontario fox strain rabies located in Perth just north of Stratford. A larger grey circle indicates the area around each confirmed case where rabies surveillance is occurring. There is a small map insert showing Southern Ontario with a red box indicating which area of Southern Ontario is zoomed in on the main map image.

OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Control Zone - Dec. 16, 2015

This image shows the OMNRF Wildlife Rabies Control Zone as of Dec. 16, 2015. The image is a map showing the high and low density baiting zones surrounding the confirmed rabies cases in Ontario. The map is of an area of Southern Ontario including the following labelled cities or regions: Oakville, Burlington, Hamilton, Cambridge, Brantford, Haldimand County, Grimsby, West Lincoln, Lincoln, Lake Ontario, and Lake Erie. There are 6 confirmed rabies cases marked on the map 5 of which are located within Hamilton and one is located further south in Haldimand County. Surrounding each of these cases is a small reddish circle indicating the area of high density baiting. A larger yellow circle indicates the area around each confirmed case where low density baiting is occurring. There is a small map insert showing Southern Ontario with a red box indicating which area of Southern Ontario is zoomed in on the main map image.


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Author: Animal Health and Welfare Branch/OMAFRA
Creation Date: 17 December 2015
Last Reviewed: 16 January 2019