The Zoonotic Disease Program is now under the Office of Communicable Disease Epidemiology.
Consultation and Technical Assistance
Local Health Jurisdictions in Washington State can request technical assistance:
- Email Us
- 206-418-5500: Phone (24-hour contact)
- 1-877-539-4344: 24-hour contact (inside Washington State only)
Washington residents should contact their local health jurisdictions for assistance.
Resources We Provide
Animal Transmitted Diseases - Zoonotic disease related topics such as rabies, hantavirus, West Nile virus, and tick-borne diseases.
Pests - Controlling or minimizing the harmful effects of pests such as rodents, bed bugs, mosquitoes, and ticks.
Zoonotic Disease Rules and Guidelines - Rabies vaccination requirement for pets, animal vendor and venue operator requirements, and other rules and guidelines to help prevent the spread of animal transmitted diseases.
Zoonotic Disease Data and Reports - West Nile virus, plague, and other zoonotic disease surveillance reports.
Veterinarian Resources - Resources to help veterinarians in their role of controlling zoonotic diseases.
Washington Tracking Network, Zoonotic Diseases - Environmental data showing the prevalence of zoonotic disease, such as West Nile virus in our state.
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