Department - Quick Link Minimize
I Want To... Minimize
Adobe Reader Minimize

Most documents available on Monroe County Government's web site are in PDF format. Latest Adobe Acrobat Reader can be downloaded free here.

NOTE:  Mozilla Firefox is experiencing problems when downloading fillable PDF forms.  They are currently working on this issue.  If you use Firefox as your browser, you will be prompted to open with a different viewer as these type of PDF forms do not display correctly.  Fillable forms will display properly using Internet Explorer.

Animal Management & Rabies Control Minimize

The Health Department works with the City of Bloomington Animal Care and Control Office located at 3410 S. Walnut Street (812-349-3492), the Monroe County Animal Management Office located in the Sheriff's Department at 301 N. College Avenue (812-349-2585) and other state and local health departments on most domestic animal bite complaints.

Indiana Code 16-41-2-1 and 410 IC 1-2.3 provide information for all bites of domestic or wild animals to be reported to the Local Health Officer having jurisdiction.  Animal bites reported include:  dog, cat, ferret, bat, fox, rat,  skunk, and raccoon.

Rabies Immunization, Rule 5

Communicable Disease: Reporting of Communicable or Dangerous Diseases
IC 16-41-2-1   -

Indiana State Department of Health Rabies Education

Please contact one of our Environmental Health Specialists at (812) 349-2882 or (812) 349-2072 for more information.

Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of the Monroe County Health Department. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them, they are for informational purposes only.