Salmonella is a bacteria that makes people sick from eating contaminated food or water (eggs, meat, poultry and milk) or by touching infected animals (their feces or contaminated environment). Salmonella is found in domestic and wild animals such as poultry, pigs, cattle, cats, dogs, and reptiles (turtles).
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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)