One Health Headlines: Friday, Sept. 30, 2011

With World Rabies Day occuring this Wednesday, we came across scores of rabies stories this week, and have included a couple of them below, along with stories on how environmental factors can influence animal size and cell function, what dolphins and sharks can teach us about human health and healing, and more.

Have a happy and healthy weekend!

World Rabies Day includes livestock, too
Dairy Herd Network

Bangladesh to vaccinate stray dogs to check rabies
MSN India

Climate Change Could Shrink Animals
Discovery News

Oil Spill Affected Gulf Fish’s Cell Function, Study Finds
New York Times

Sharks’ Virus Killer Could Cure Humans, Study Suggests
National Geographic News

Researchers Study Dolphins’ Healing Ability
Fox-5 Atlanta

Exotic Pets Turn Invasive, Threatening Florida
LiveScience

MU Study Links Cat Cancer to Human Cancer Treatments
KOMU-TV (Mo.)

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