Rabies in Ontario County
Local Health Department's Role in Rabies Prevention
In New York State, county health departments are responsible for:
- Arranging vaccination for people who have had contact with a rabid animal.
- Offering free rabies vaccination clinics for cats, dogs, and ferrets.
- Educating the public about rabies prevention
|January- June 2020
What About Bats?
Click here for more information about bat rabies and to learn how to catch a bat.
Reporting Potential Rabies Exposures
|Ontario County Public Health: Monday-Friday, 8:30 an - 5:00 pm||585-396-4343 or 800-299-2995|
|Ontario County Public Health: After 5:00 pm, weekends, and holidays||585-394-4560|
|Ontario County Humane Society||585-396-4590|
Web Page of the Month
Check out the Rabies Coordinator's Web Page of the Month.