Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Animal rabies up in SD for second straight year

Email

PIERRE (AP) -- South Dakota animal rabies cases in 2012 were up for the second straight year, the state Department of Health said Wednesday.

Dr. Lon Kightlinger, the state epidemiologist, said the disease tends to be cyclical, with years of high case numbers followed by years with lower numbers. The state saw 60 animal rabies cases reported in 2012, up from 40 the previous year.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In 

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call (605) 996-5514 and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness