Illinois Reports First RHDV2 Case
Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease (RHDV2) was detected for the first time in Illinois in a domestic rabbit on July 13, 2023. Prior to this detection, the disease had not been diagnosed in Illinois domestic or wild rabbits. The disease has been found in many areas of the country, especially the western states. The Illinois detection was located in Cook County. You can read more about the press release HERE.