RHDv2 infection reported in Orcas Island, WA
The ARBA just received notice of a confirmed RHDv2 infection of a pet rabbit on Orcas Island in WA. At this time there have been no suspicious cases aside from Orcas Island feral domestic rabbits.
Please see the press release from the WSDA and the Biosecurity Fact Sheet.
The ARBA will provide more information as it becomes available. There are no plans to restrict any WA shows at this time as the infection has been isolated to Orcas Island and rabbit owners have voluntarily quarantined their animals enacting strict bio security measures.