Resources

Zoonoses fact sheet

The Zoonoses fact sheet answers the question "What are the potential zoonotic pathogens from dogs in Indigenous communities?" A zoonosis is a disease transmitted from animals to humans. Australia has at least 89 zoonotic agents and zoonotic disease can be spread...

Where does it belong? House or Bush/Sea?

This activity helps students to identify where animals belong in the environment. Students place animals under the two titles “House” or “Bush/Sea”, to illustrate where the animal belongs. The activity highlights where our native animals belong and where our...

Toolkit for Developing Education Programs

AMRRIC’s Toolkit for Developing Education Programs in Rural and Remote Indigenous Communities has been developed to help educators produce culturally appropriate resources and education programs. The toolkit provides an introduction to One Health education and details...

Skin sores and Streps – zoonoses fact sheet

Streptococci (Streps) are bacteria that can be found on the skin of humans and dogs. Streps are involved in rheumatic fever and post-rheumatic kidney and heart disease. The Skin sores and Streps fact sheet answers questions, including: What are skin sores? What are...

Salmonella – zoonoses fact sheet

Salmonella - zoonoses fact sheet contains information including, what is salmonella, how is it spread, how dogs have a role in spreading salmonella. Gastrointestinal diseases are a major problem in young children in Indigenous communities, and an important factor in...