Posted by Dr Tenzin on Mar/14/2017 8:55 PM (0)Comments
Rabies outbreak at Karmaling village under Karmaling geog, Dagana Dzongkhag was reported on 12 March 2017. A stray dog suspected of rabies had bitten seven other dogs (both pet and stray), one sheep and one pig in the community, but the biting dog could not be traced. No human bite cases have been reported. The Livestock extension official of Karmaling have implemented the following measures: Awareness education to people in all Chiwogs; Post bite treatment and isolation of affected animals; emergency mass dog vaccination. Karmaling share border with India.
Rabies case in a heifer was confirmed at Katarey village, Norbugang geog, Samtse on 8/3/2017...