This kitty is 3 months old and has not had any shots yet. I have recently had the rabies vaccine, but my second dose was administered on day 11 instead of day 7 and dose 3 on day 29. Rabies is extremely rare in the United States—only 55 cases have been diagnosed since 1990.
July 11, 2018 at 9: I will soon be travelling extensively in SE Asia and India. Clinician Information Line July 2, 2004: Flying Fox carers are recommended IM rabies vaccine.
Thank you! Rabid Puppy Prompts Search March 1, 2010: Low-cost clinics, while convenient, may not have the latest vaccine formulations, which can put your pet at risk.
Now I am about to travel abroad — can I still get the pre-exposure vaccine despite this incident? When I tried break up a scuffle during dinner time one of the kittens bit me. Rabies Vaccine Supply Update August 11, 2009: December 20, 2017 at 11: I have a family friend who has a 5 year old dog, who stays mostly inside and acts normal, looks healthy, is very friendly but they have not kept on his vaccines, they did take him to the vet about 2 days ago to get his shots caught up and mentioned to the vet it had been about 3 years since his last rabies shot.
Regards Dr Deb. The puppy was ours but it would be hard to say how exposed it could have been to street dogs.
If you need the vaccine because there's a risk you could be exposed to the infection through your job, your employer should be able to provide it for you free of charge. January 2, 2019 at 9: March 7, 2017 at 5: ID also has generally less side effects.
Find a doctor and calculate what you'll pay Use Amino below to find a family practitioner or internal medicine doctor who offers rabies vaccines. Carolynn taylor says: At one point, it was not uncommon for cats to develop tumors at the injection site of certain vaccines, and McCord said the drug companies have improved their product to the point that these are now very rare.
February 21, 2019 at 6: