Mosquitoes - Ticks - Rabies


What causes Rabies? 

  • A virus
  • The virus affects the brain and leads to death unless treated soon after exposure.
  • Animals pass the virus to other animals and to humans when the animal bites. 
  • Any mammal can get rabies, but bats, skunks, foxes and raccoons are most common. Dogs, cats, and ferrets can get rabies and need their vaccinations (Click here for vaccination requirements)
How do I prevent Rabies?
Learn more:
How to Catch A Bat