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Rabies and Tetanus Vaccination | VOSD Blog

Posted On April 20, 2018By straysadminIn Vet Advice

Rabies and Tetanus vaccinations

Critical information on Rabies and Tetanus vaccinations The simple fact is Rabies and Tetanus have NO CURES, have 100% human fatality after symptoms appear and both lead to excruciatingly painful deaths. Rabies and Tetanus can only be prevented. Rabies is transferred from the saliva of the infected dog. Any bites that draw blood need to addressed immediately. Rabies vaccines are painless shot that is given in the arm, not in your abdomen like in old times. Tetanus develops through wound contamination and often involves a cut or puncture wound. It takesRead More
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Posted On April 19, 2018By straysadminIn Vet Advice

Are ticks on dogs serious?

Are ticks serious? What should you do to stop them Ticks are very bad news – for any dog –  they often cause tick fever and many times it is fatal. A single tick that has tick fever can create an epidemic in a defined dog population. Causes & symptoms  Ticks are external parasites that feed on the blood of their hosts. The dog keeps scratching as the ticks attach themselves and feed on it’s blood. Identification  To see if there is tick infestation feel the dog’s coat against the grain with your fingers as youRead More