Mad Dogs and Meerkats: A History of Resurgent Rabies in Southern Africa

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"In Mad Dogs and Meerkats, Karen Brown links the increase of rabies in Southern Africa to the HIV/AIDS epidemic. Her study shows that the most afflicted regions of South Africa have seen a dangerous rise in feral dog populations as people lack the education, means, or will to care for their pets or take them to inoculation centers. Ineffective disease control, which in part depends on management policies in neighboring states, has exacerbated the problem. The book traces the history of rabies in South Africa and neighboring ...

Mad Dogs and Meerkats: A History of Resurgent Rabies in Southern Africa 2011, Ohio University Press

ISBN-13: 9780821419533

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