Healthy pets contribute to a healthy community!
On this page, you will find resources and recommended
practices for animal control agencies and shelter staff who
collaborate with our program to accomplish rabies control
and animal disease surveillance in Los Angeles County (LAC).
Shelter Rabies Control FAQ Manual
here - color printing recommended)
Developed in 2019,
this manual contains information to aid animal control
agencies in carrying out efficient and proper rabies control
in Los Angeles County. Sections include: Bite
reporting, quarantine information, specimen preparation
instructions, the importance of bats and rabies, medical
foster/transfers of quarantine, rabies vaccination of pets,
and frequently asked questions about each topic. This
resource is designed for all shelter staff and supervisors
(current and new).
Rabies Control in Los Angeles County