On Friday, January 5, two more cases of rabies in jackals were revealed in the Northern district.
Sick animals found in the Moshav Kfar Baruch in the regional Council of Emek-Israel and in the kibbutz Tirat-Zvi in the regional Council Emek Mayanot.
Since the beginning of 2018 was the identification of five cases of rabies.
Thursday, January 4, the head of the regional Council of Gilboa Awad Noor appealed to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, urging to take action in connection with the emergency situation in the settlements to the North of the country associated with an outbreak of rabies.
According to him, despite repeated appeals to the Ministry of health and the nature and parks authority, has not yet been allocated the funds necessary to combat this threat.