Pages tagged with Rabies

Compared with other bats, Vampire bats are feeding on blood. This kind of blood sucking bats is less than one percent of bat species. They quite often named after the imaginary Vampire monsters
A physical disabled man thinking perhaps that a street dog could help lighten his misery, decided to adopt the canine. He made a big mistake because when he woke up one day, he discovered one very important thing in his life missing. What could it be?
Rabies is a dangerous infectious disease. It is transmitted to people through the infected animals, mostly from bites scratches and even simple licks. If a person develops clinical signs of rabies, the disease practically results in death.
I hated the 6 month quarantine of my dogs when I received military orders to England.
What's it like to have a close encounter with a bat followed by rabies treatment? I found out the hard way a few summers ago when a bat flew into my bedroom. Here's my story and how I got the nickname: Bat Girl.
Rabies is a viral disease that causes acute encephalitis (inflammation of the brain) in warm-blooded animals.
Many pet health misconceptions can lead to improper decisions concerning your pet’s well being.
In as much as the animal foodstuffs which include meat, fish, eggs, milk and its preparations could be easy reservoirs for microorganisms which could cause infection, they could serve as very good food supplements not just for consumption but as well prophylaxis and treatment therapy ...
Every house where dogs bark continuously will have at least one person who is intolerantly jealous of the tranquillity nature provides its creations, irrespective of whether he is the nation head, judge, law-maker, politician or parliamentarian. The world has seen enough of them and t...
India feeds two nations, a nation of 100 crores human beings and another nation of 150 crores dogs, resulting in the Indians’ eating too much, as Obama observed, leading to a world food shortage. Dozens of diseases such as dengue, chikungunya and rabies originated from dogs and kill...
I still sometimes have clients that are reluctant to have their pets vaccinate for rabies. Events of the past few weeks however remind us that rabies is still a very real public health risk.
South American vampire bats use a special receptor, that is found on their muzzles, in order to pick up the heat their victims’ blood vessels emit and sink their teeth in the juiciest spot.
Do you know what vaccines are essential to your little fur baby's well-being and which are not? You need to be an informed pet parent because all the vaccines pushed on you by a veterinarian are not only not needed, some can even endanger your loved ones health.
Wild animals and domestic pets that are not immunized carry risky rabies.
Rabies is a disease that is always fatal in humans unless it is caught in time. Infected dogs and cats always die within a few days of showing symptoms. Knowing what to do when you have been bitten is very important, but have no fear, rabies is slow and won't kill you over night. T...
Just the other day my wife was expecting to meet some people to sell one of our hair sheep lambs... little did she know she would encounter several dozen bats.
myths and truths about rabies and what to do with your pet to prevent them form acquiring rabies.
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