How Prevalent Is Rabies?

January 25, 2018

Frederic Lohr, DVM, MRCVS, global operations officer for Mission Rabies, says even though people in the the United States and Europe don’t often realize it, rabies still has a massive prevalence around the world.

Frederic Lohr, DVM, MRCVS, global operations officer for Mission Rabies, says even though people in the the United States and Europe don’t often realize it, rabies still has a massive prevalence around the world.

There are about 60,000 people dying from rabies each year—1 child every 10 minutes, Lohr adds.