Rabies is a viral disease that can affect all mammals—people, their pets and livestock. The disease is deadly, but it can be avoided with vaccinations, prompt treatment and some common-sense prevention. Use this Web guide to learn more about rabies, and how to protect yourself.

What is Rabies?

The rabies virus uses the nervous system to get to the brain where it attacks the tissue. ... read more »

Rabies Diagnosis and Treatment

Prompt treatment is essential for survival where rabies is concerned. It can be difficult to test for rabies before symptoms start ... read more »

Preventing Rabies

Like many other diseases, there are steps you can take to prevent yourself, your family and your ... read more »

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