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New rabies vaccine for cats

17 Sep

The new formulation, used in their line of PUREVAX® vaccines, purports to provide protection from the rabies virus for three years without the help of adjuvants that were used in earlier formulations of the vaccine.

via New rabies vaccine.

New 3-Year Non-Adjuvanted Rabies Vaccine for Cats Now Available – The Conscious Cat

15 Sep

In the meantime, the only thing cat guardians can do while still complying with local laws is to minimize the risk that comes with each rabies vaccine by making sure that their veterinarian only uses the non-adjuvanted Purevax vaccine manufactured by Merial.

via New 3-Year Non-Adjuvanted Rabies Vaccine for Cats Now Available – The Conscious Cat.

Rabies Virus: Understanding Zoonotic Diseases & Feline Vaccinations

29 Jul

Zoonosis is any infectious disease, such as the rabies virus, that can be transmitted from non-human animals to humans and vice versa, the latter of which is referred to as reverse zoonosis.

via Rabies Virus: Understanding Zoonotic Diseases & Feline Vaccinations.

Pet Tales: A rabies tale that turned out well

27 Aug

The center of attention was the black cat, Lucius, who was on the windowsill “playing” with a live bat.

via Pet Tales: A rabies tale that turned out well.

ACHD Cautions Residents on Bats Found in the Home

21 Aug

In two separate incidents recently involving rabid bats, a woman and a cat were potentially exposed but not infected.

via ACHD – Press Release.

Risk of Rabies to People and Pets Prompts Health Warning

Allegheny County Health Department Warns of Rabid Raccoons

8 Jul

So far this year five rabid animals have been reported in the County – three raccoons and two stray cats.

via ACHD – Press Release.

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