Reported cases of rabies in cats, by county, 2015
The figure shows a map of the United States with highlighted counties where rabid cats were tested during 2015. Histogram represents number of counties in each category (light grey for 1 tested animal; medium grey for 2 – 6 tested animals; and dark grey for 7 to 369 tested animals) for total number of cats submitted for rabies testing. Point locations (red dots) for rabid cats were randomly selected within each reporting jurisdiction. The majority of cases occurred in eastern United States. The total number of reported cases involving cats in 2015 was 244, representing 58.1 percent of all reported cases involving domestic animals in 2015.
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