Wisconsin Confirms First RHDV2 Case

August 17, 2022 – The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) announces that the state’s first case of Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease Virus Serotype 2 (RHDV2) has been found in three domestic rabbits in La Crosse County. The press release can be found HERE.

New Case in Washington

The Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) state veterinarian’s office confirmed the presence of RHDV2 in two Thurston County rabbits from a single household. This is the state’s second confirmed detection of RHDV2 this year following a King County case in May. With two detections in two separate counties in Oregon last Read more…