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Animals Exposed to Rabies

Management of dogs, cats, ferrets and livestock exposed to rabies:

Exposure category Vaccinated Non-vaccinated

Direct contact or visible bite from known rabid animal or

Direct contact or visible bite from suspect rabid animal that is unavailable for testing or

Wound of unknown origin

1. Booster immediately

2. Contact Animal Control Officer

3. Observe for 45 days

1. EUTHANIZE 

2. If owner unwilling to euthanize:

  a. notify ACO

  b. isolate for 6         months

  c.  vaccinate on entry into isolation or 28 days later

Exposure by proximity (seen in or near a known or suspect rabid animal) - no contact or wounds

1.  Consider booster

2.  Observe for 45 days

1.  Vaccinate at once

2.  Observe for 6 mont

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