Asked in Infectious Diseases, Microbiology, Rabies
They get rabies from food or sex. How do the animals that give animals rabies get rabies?
Rabies virus is found in the saliva of an infected animal. A bite will transmit it. It is passed from one animal to another this way. ...
Asked in Care of Rabbits
Is it normal for a rex rabbit to bite other rabbits eyes?
Rabbits should not bite each other. If the rabbit is biting another rabbit that it is in with they need to be separated. ...
Asked in Dog Behavior, Dog Breeding and Mating
Does puppy bite have rubbies?
Assuming you mean "rabies", seldom does a puppy have this disease. Rabies can only be passed on from one animal to another by being bitten by an animal with the rabies. If the puppy has never been bitten itself, it cannot have rabies. ...
Can monkey bite cause rabies?
A monkey bite can infect a human with rabies just the same as any other animal infected with it can. Monkeys are NOT born with rabies. They need to be bit by another infected animal. If a monkey has never been exposed to rabies then no, its bite will not "cause" rabies. If however, the monkey has been around another rabid animal and it was bit, it can infect another animal or person if it bites them. Note, rabies is deadly...
Asked in Spiders, Care of Rabbits, Rabbits and Hares
Are there any diseases that rabbits get that can harm humans?
There are no known viral or bacterial diseases that can be transferred from a rabbit to a human. The only thing I can think of that can be shared between a human and rabbit is ringworm fungus infection, but usually humans give it to rabbits. Rabies can be found on rabbits. In fact, the first rabies vaccine in the world is developed using infected rabbit brains. But the posibility of carrying the disease is very low for rabbits.(Although I took a shot...