All the homeless animals in Anadyr destroyed because of the threat of rabies

In Anadyr because of the danger of the spread of rabies will kill all homeless animals. This was reported on the website of the municipality.

Disposal of stray animals will start on April 25. Clarifies that stray is any animal found on the streets without a leash and supervision of the owner.

From the beginning of 2017 on the territory of the urban district recorded three cases of Fox rabies. As reported “Interfax”, for the three months from attacks of stray dogs in Anadyr injured more than 20 people. In the Rospotrebnadzor administration in the Chukotka Autonomous Okrug not rule out that aggressive dogs can be infected with rabies.

Earlier in April in the South-East of Moscow announced a quarantine of identified cases of rabies in domestic cat. On the territory of the area until 9 June banned the exhibition of cats and dogs, and sell animals.

Rabies — an acute viral infectious disease, contamination which affects all mammals, leading to death. Infection occurs through bites, zarabianie, okuneye sick animals and contact with objects contaminated with infected saliva.