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    Infectious Disease Control Unit
    Mail Code: 1960
    PO BOX 149347 - Austin, TX 78714-9347
    1100 West 49th Street, Suite T801
    Austin, TX 78714

    Phone: (512) 776-7676
    Fax: (512) 776-7616


Pamphlets from the Zoonosis Control Branch

The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) has a variety of free educational materials available.  These materials can be printed from the internet by clicking on the title below (except for larger posters) or obtained from the catalog of  Forms and Literature , your DSHS Regional Offices.

The following is a list of available pamphlets:

(7-7) Encephalitis (Pamphlet) (PDF)
(7-7a) Encefalitis (Folleto - En Espaol) (PDF)
(7-11) Oral Rabies Vaccination Program (ORVP) (Pamphlet) (PDF)
(7-13) Rabies/La Rabia (English and Spanish) (Pamphlet) (PDF)
(7-16) The Wild Side of Rabies (Pamphlet) (PDF)
(7-20) Animal Bites Pamphlet (PDF)
(7-21) Preventing Dog Bites to Infants (poster)
(7-24) Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever (PDF}
(7-25) Rabies and Wildlife (Poster)
(7-26) Rabies Poster (vaccination clinics/importance of vaccinations)
(7-26a) Rabies Poster (vaccination clinics/importance - Spanish)
(7-27) Zoonoses (Pamphlet) (PDF)
(7-28) Caring for Your Pet (PDF)
(7-32) Flea-Borne (Murine, Endemic) Typhus (Pamphlet)
(7-34) Toxoplasmosis (Pamphlet)
(7-36) Facts About Plague (Pamphlet)
(7-36a) Informacion Sobre La Peste (Pamphlet)
(7-37) Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (Pamphlet)
(7-39) Bats and Rabies Poster for Schools (Poster) (PDF)
(7-39a) Murcielagos y rabia postar para escuelas (Poster) (PDF)

The following list of pamphlets are no longer available for ordering from the DSHS Regional offices or Warehouse, but they are still available for printing copies:

(6-33) A Guide to the Diagnosis of Tick-Borne Diseases (Pamphlet) (PDF)
(6-52) Prevent dengue/Prevenga el dengue (English and Spanish) (Pamphlet) (PDF)
(6-108) Rabies Prevention in Texas (Booklet) (Contains technical information on pre- and postexposure treatment)
(7-12) Organizing a Low-Cost Rabies Vaccination Clinic (Pamphlet)
(7-18) Rabies Control Act (Chapter 826 - Texas Health and Safety Code) (PDF)
(7-19) Texas Administrative Code, Rabies Control and Eradication (rules to Chapter 826) (PDF)
(7-22) Wildlife as Pets (Pamphlet)
(E2-8) Bats (PDF)

If you are interested in borrowing films on rabies or animal control for presentations, you can contact the DSHS Audiovisual Library at (512) 776-7260.

Last updated May 29, 2019