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(Physicians will confer a favor by sending for this department items of news of general interest: such as relate to society activities, new hospitals, education and public health. Programs should be received at least two weeks before the date of meeting.)
Rabies Control Program.—
The State Board of Health has tightened regulations on bringing unvaccinated dogs into the state to prevent a recurrence of the importation of rabies. The regulation states that "All dogs imported into the State of Colorado by any method and for any purpose whatsoever shall be accompanied by an official health certificate issued by a veterinarian approved by the state of origin. Such certificate shall state that the dog is in good health and free from contagious, infectious or communicable disease, also that such dog has been immunized against rabies not less than thirty days, nor more than twelve months, prior to the date of
MEDICAL NEWS. JAMA. 1950;143(8):752-754. doi:10.1001/jama.1950.02910430044020