Numerous animal species have the potential to bite humans. However, the most important are those arising from snakes, dogs, cats and monkeys. The health impacts of animal bites are dependent on the type of animal, size of the person who was bit, and accessibility to healthcare.
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Carson City, Douglas and Lyon Counties
Carson City Health & Human Services (CCHHS)
Southern Nevada Health District (SNHD)
Washoe County Health District (WCHD)
All Other Counties
Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health (DPBH)