Stay updated on the latest with this highly infectious disease
Today is World Rabies Day. Though this disease is 100% preventable through vaccination, it's still prevalent in many parts of the world. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention,1 nearly 60,000 individuals die from rabies each year. At dvm360, we are recognizing that the fight against rabies is not over and sharing information to help further efforts to eliminate this fatal disease worldwide.
Recent strides are being made in India to end the rabies crisis, and a recent rabies surveillance report underscores the dangers infected wildlife present. The third article discusses rabies vaccinations for canines. Keep reading!
World Rabies Day. Center for Disease Control and Prevention. Accessed September 26, 2023. https://www.cdc.gov/worldrabiesday/index.html