Anthrax is a serious infectious bacterial disease that occurs naturally in the soil commonly affecting domestic and wild animals. Humans can get sick if they come in contact with the infected animal(s), their contaminated environment, or through contaminated animal products.
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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)