Animal & Insect-Borne Diseases 
Includes information on animal and insect-borne diseases.

Web content on this subject is currently in development, please return soon!  




Rabies is a virus transmitted in the saliva of infected mammals that affects the central nervous system. The virus is almost always fatal if left untreated but is also preventable.

West Nile Virus

West Nile Virus (WNV) is a flavivirus that can infect humans, birds, mosquitoes, horses, and other mammals. The main route of transmission is through the bite of an infected mosquito.

Related programs and contacts