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Rabies cases in Canada 2023

Year to date 2023

Samples submitted
BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Samples submitted 147 162 255 107 1434 102 95 12 19 19 12 7 1 2372
Rabies cases
Rabies cases BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Arctic fox 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 7
Bat 8 5 9 0 49 5 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 79
Bovine 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Cat 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dog 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 3
Raccoon 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Red fox 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 5
Skunk 0 0 0 5 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11
Total 8 5 10 6 56 5 8 0 1 0 10 4 0 113

December 2023

Samples submitted
BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Samples submitted 5 2 12 5 66 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 104
Rabies cases
Rabies cases BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

November 2023

Samples submitted
BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Samples submitted 3 4 19 14 96 5 4 3 2 0 0 0 0 150
Rabies cases
Rabies cases BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Red fox 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Total 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1

October 2023

Samples submitted
BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Samples submitted 5 19 31 5 131 7 11 1 0 0 1 1 1 213
Rabies cases
Rabies cases BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Bat 1 0 1 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14
Red fox 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
Total 1 0 1 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 15

September 2023

Samples submitted
BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Samples submitted 23 17 20 11 114 6 7 0 2 0 0 0 0 200
Rabies cases
Rabies cases BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Bat 0 2 1 0 5 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 12
Total 0 2 1 0 5 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 12

August 2023

Samples submitted
BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Samples submitted 37 42 55 8 289 24 15 3 2 0 0 0 0 475
Rabies cases
Rabies cases BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Bat 2 2 3 0 13 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 22
Skunk 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Total 2 2 3 1 13 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 23

July 2023

Samples submitted
BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Samples submitted 34 26 19 8 134 19 4 2 5 3 0 0 0 254
Rabies cases
Rabies cases BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Bat 2 0 2 0 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11
Raccoon 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Skunk 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Total 2 0 2 1 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 14

June 2023

Samples submitted
BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Samples submitted 16 14 22 11 147 7 9 1 2 3 0 0 0 232
Rabies cases
Rabies cases BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Bat 1 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10
Cat 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Raccoon 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Total 1 0 0 0 10 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 13

May 2023

Samples submitted
BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Samples submitted 7 11 26 13 116 4 8 0 3 1 6 1 0 196
Rabies cases
Rabies cases BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Arctic fox 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 4
Bat 2 1 2 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10
Dog 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Raccoon 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Red Fox 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Skunk 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Total 2 1 2 0 7 0 1 0 0 0 6 0 0 19

April 2023

Samples submitted
BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Samples submitted 5 3 20 8 77 6 9 1 3 3 2 1 0 138
Rabies cases
Rabies cases BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Arctic Fox 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Bovine 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Skunk 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Total 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 5

March 2023

Samples submitted
BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Samples submitted 4 8 17 9 90 10 7 0 0 3 1 2 0 151
Rabies cases
Rabies cases BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Dog 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Red fox 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
Skunk 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Total 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3

February 2023

Samples submitted
BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Samples submitted 2 3 6 9 74 5 9 0 0 3 0 1 0 112
Rabies cases
Rabies cases BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Dog 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
Raccon 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Skunk 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Total 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4

January 2023

Samples submitted
BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Samples submitted 6 13 8 6 100 2 5 1 0 3 2 1 0 147
Rabies cases
Rabies cases BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL NU NT YT Total
Arctic fox 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2
Red fox 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
Skunk 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Total 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 4