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Answered 2013-02-28 00:18:34

Rabies are passed from one to another by a bite. If an infected dog bites a human, then yes, the human can get rabies. All bites from an animal you don't know should be taken seriously.

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Can a man suffer from rabies after being bitten by a dog?

Yes. Most cases of rabies result from dog bites.

Should a dog have a rabies booster shot when bitten by a coyote?

Because the rabies shot is a live virus, no. This could increase the rate of your dog getting sick from rabies. Get your dog tested, then if it has rabies, get it rabies injections.

How early can dogs get rabies?

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10 years ago I got bitten by a dog that died instantly after do you think i might have rabies?

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Why did Atticus finch shoot the dog?

He shot the dog to protect him children, because the dog had rabies. If the kids were bitten they would of caught the rabies and died.

Do you get rabies if a puppy licks a tiny cut?

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Who was the first to receive the rabies vaccine?

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Are rabies deadly?

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What happens to a human bitten by a dog with cancer?

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How long do you quarantine a dog for rabies?

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How do you get the rabies disease?

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Can a dog get rabies without being bitten?

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no because the smptom is much different

Will you get rabies if bitten by a dog?

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Can you get rabies after 4 years after you been bite by a dog?

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Can you get rabies from eating a rabid dog?

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How does a dog get rabies?

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What should a person do after being bitten a dog with rabies?

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