How do they test dogs for rabies?

Answer Rabies is a fatal disease that can affect dogs. It is caused by a virus that dogs and humans can contract if they are bitten by an infected animal.Time FrameIf you suspect your dog has been bitten ... Read More »

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Rabies Incubation in Dogs?

Rabies is a virus that is rare among dogs, other domesticated animals and humans because of mandatory vaccination protocols for pets. When rabies does infect a dog, the incubation of the virus -- f... Read More »

What are the symptoms of rabies in dogs?

Rabies is a disease which is spread by the rabies virus. Dogs are especially vulnerable to rabies. Rabies can be spread by a bite or exposure to an infected animal's saliva. Rabies infection progre... Read More »

Signs of Rabies in Cats and Dogs?

Rabies is one of the most deadly viruses that affects common house pets. Rabies is often seen in the wild in raccoons, bats, foxes, coyotes and most often in skunks. The infected animal almost alwa... Read More »

How often should dogs get rabies shots?

Diseases like rabies, though they're viral and not airborne, can be dramatic and fatal to dogs. A series of rabies shots works to prevent this disease. The series starts when a puppy gets his first... Read More »