The importance of vaccination and annual checkups
A rabies infection can have devastating effects on an animal’s health in only a matter of days. Rabies is a viral disease that causes severe inflammation in the brain and spinal cord of mammals. A tell-tale initial sign of rabies infection is noticeable changes in behavior, in which the animal may become aggressive and anxious. There is no cure or treatment for this disease. Once clinical signs occur, an infected animal usually dies within seven days.
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