News

Bat Lyssavirus (Bat Rabies) confirmed in a cat in Italy

10 Jul 2020

A cat in Tuscany has been diagnosed with rabies caused by a bat virus Read more

Rabies detected in a puppy imported to France

21 Feb 2020

The dog located in Île de Ré developed symptoms on 1 February Read more

Worldwide rabies risk reminder

17 Dec 2019

A reminder for travellers of the global risk of rabies Read more

Rabies case in Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada

19 Jul 2019

A case of human rabies as been reported following exposure to a bat on Vancouver Island Read more

Philippines: falsified rabies vaccines and rabies immunoglobulin- update

18 Jul 2019

World Health Organization issue a second alert about circulating falsified rabies vaccine and rabies immunoglobulin in the Philippines Read more

Philippines: falsified rabies vaccines

09 Jul 2019

Second alert regarding falsified rabies vaccine in Philippines during 2019 Read more

Rabies leaflet for travellers

03 Jul 2019

Public Health England has published a Rabies information leaflet for travellers Read more

Rabies vaccine availability

27 Jun 2019

Information for health professionals Read more

Update to rabies risk for Estonia

01 May 2019

NaTHNaC has reviewed and updated the rabies recommendations for Estonia Read more

Medical product alert: falsified rabies vaccine - Philippines

04 Feb 2019

A report of falsified rabies vaccine circulating in the Philippines Read more

Rabies vaccine availability

24 Sep 2018

Information for health professionals Read more

Rabies Green Book updated chapter

10 Jul 2018

The rabies chapter in the Green Book (Immunisation against infectious disease) has been published Read more

Country specific rabies risk and recommendations 2018 updated

02 Jul 2018

Updated rabies risk and country specific recommendations Read more

Imported canine rabies: France

27 May 2015

A report of a confirmed case of rabies in a domestic dog, Le Chambon Feugerolles, Loire, Rhône-Alpes, France
Read more

Outbreak Surveillance

Rabies in France ex Morocco

19 Feb 2020 France + Saint-Martin-de-Ré

On 13 February 2020, health authorities in France confirmed a case of rabies in a dog in Saint-Martin-en-Re, IIe de Ré. In December 2019, the animal was reportedly found in Spain and brought back to France; the most likely origin of the virus was Morocco. If you have been bitten, licked or scratched by this animal between January 17 and February 3 2020, seek medical advice.

Source: State

Human

Imported

Miscellaneous

New Post

Verified

Rabies in brief

Rabies in Spain ex Morocco

12 Dec 2019 Morocco

On 11 December 2019, an imported rabies case was reported in Spain with travel to Morocco.

Source: State

Human

Imported

Miscellaneous

New Post

Verified

Rabies in brief

Rabies in Latvia ex Asia

09 Dec 2019 Latvia

Laboratory tests confirm the case of human rabies reported on 5 December 2019, is likely to have aquired the infection during a visit to Asia.

Source: State

Human

Imported

Miscellaneous

Update 1

Verified

Rabies in brief

Factsheets

Rabies

25 Mar 2019

Rabies occurs in warm-blooded mammals and is transmitted to humans, most often by a bite or scratch from an infected animal, usually a dogRead more

Diseases

Search Filter

Back to Top