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Diseased wildlife can also be reported by calling 517-336-5030.
Select a disease from the list of wildlife diseases for a description, where it is found, how it is transmitted and develops, clinical signs, and how it is treated and controlled.
Wildlife diseases of special concern
Common afflictions by species
We do not recommend eating any animal that acted sick prior to harvest. If abnormal appearing internal or external features are noticed on the animal after harvest, most hunters find these animals aesthetically displeasing and choose not to consume them.