What You Need To Know About Rabies And Dog Bites
Rabies is commonly used in jokes and in horror stories by doctors. But how many people actually get rabies in the modern world?
You might be surprised at how common rabies remains in the United States. If you’ve been bitten by a dog, you need to make sure to take all of the proper precautions to ensure that you are not infected with rabies. Timely treatment is always required if you have not vaccinated previously or else the results can be devastating. If the dog has a tag, make sure you contact the owner or the county office where the dog is registered to see if the dog itself has been vaccinated. Under Michigan dog leash and licensing laws, it must be up to date on rabies vaccinations to be considered legal. In this article, we’ll discuss rabies and dog bites, and what you can do to keep yourself protected.