- Animal Health E-Mail List Sign up and MDARD will keep you informed of animal health issues that impact livestock owners.
- About Emerging Diseases Emerging Infectious diseases that may be transmitted between animals and humans are a concern for all people, no matter what their age, gender, lifestyle, ethnic background, or economic status.
- Why Emerging Diseases?
Understanding how diseases spread between hosts is of major importance. Emerging diseases are often zoonotic, that is; diseases that may be transmitted between humans and animals.
- Partners in disease eradication and preparedness
Michigan is fortunate to have agencies and organizations jointly participating in the surveillance, control, and/or eradication of diseases concerning humans, wildlife and domestic animals.
- Michigan Zoonotic and Vector-borne Disease Surveillance Report: 2014
- Chronic Wasting Disease
- Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) Resources
- Ebola Virus Information
- Tick Bite and Lyme Disease Prevention in Michigan
- Don't Let the Bed Bugs Bite!
- Feral Swine in Michigan
- Health Alert: Chikungunya Virus Infections in Travelers Returning from the Caribbean
- Preventing Mosquito-borne Diseases
- Important Information Regarding Meningitis Associated with Steroid Injections
Sites of Interest
- State and Federal Diagnostic Laboratories
- Michigan Veterinary Medical Association
- Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
- United States Animal Health Association (USAHA)
- CDC Stacks:Browse for free, peer-reveiwed, scientific articles.
- Southeast Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study (SCWDS)
- Pestworld for Kids
- Merck Veterinary Manual
- Bird Disease Field Manual - U.S. Geological Survey National Wildlife Health Center
- Office International des Epizooties - animal disease status world-wide
- Scrub Club to the Rescue
- Who should report conditions and diseases that threaten the health of the public?
- Michigan Office of Public Health Preparedness
- United States Geological Survey (USGS) National Wildlife Health Center
- Center for Comparative Epidemiology - Michigan State University