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Rabies vaccine


Rabies vaccination for all dogs throughout Sarawak


Anti-rabies vaccination for dogs in Penang


Wildlife Services' Oral Rabies Vaccine Bait Program


Rabies Prevention in the United States


Oral Rabies Vaccine bait drop b-roll

Rabies vaccine is a vaccine used to prevent rabies. There are a number of vaccines available that are both safe and effective. They can be used to prevent rabies before and for a period of time after exposure to the virus such as by a dog or bat bite. The immunity that develops is long lasting after a full course. Doses are usually given by injection into the skin or muscle. After exposure vaccination is typically used along with rabies immunoglobulin. It is recommended that those who are at high risk of exposure be vaccinated before potential exposure. Vaccines are effective in humans and other animals. Vaccinating dogs is very effective in preventing the spread of rabies to humans.