Rabies Information

What is Rabies?

Rabies is a deadly disease caused by a virus that attacks the nervous system. The virus lives in the saliva and brain tissue of infected mammals. Rabies is fatal once it reaches the brain. All pets/domestic animals must be confined for 10 days of observation. Wild animals will be tested for the virus.

  1. How Rabies is Spread
  2. How to Protect Yourself
  3. If You are Bitten or Scratched
  • Bites & Scratches from infected animals
  • Contact with infected brain tissue
  • Contact from infected tissues/saliva in open wounds

Signs & Symptoms of Rabies

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