Anthrax

Anthrax is a bacterial disease caused by Bacillus anthracis. Anthrax causes sudden death in cattle, sheep, and goats and can severely affect humans. Other animals, including horses, pigs, dogs, cats, and wildlife can also get anthrax.


Press Release 9-28-12

Press Release 8-8-12

Anthrax: A Guide for Livestock Producers

Resources

The Center for Food Security & Public Health Anthrax information: http://www.cfsph.iastate.edu/DiseaseInfo/disease.php?name=anthrax

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Basic Anthrax information: https://www.cdc.gov/anthrax/basics/