Trap-Vaccinate-Release Program to Control Raccoon Rabies, New York, USA

  title={Trap-Vaccinate-Release Program to Control Raccoon Rabies, New York, USA},
  author={Sally Slavinski and Lee A. Humberg and Martin S. Lowney and Richard B. Sim{\'o}n and Neil Calvanese and Brooke Bregman and Daniel E. Kass and William R Oleszko},
  booktitle={Emerging infectious diseases},
In 2009, an outbreak of raccoon rabies in Central Park in New York City, New York, USA, infected 133 raccoons. Five persons and 2 dogs were exposed but did not become infected. A trap-vaccinate-release program vaccinated ≈ 500 raccoons and contributed to the end of the epizootic. 

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