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World Rabies Day

Celebrate Spay Month Throughout the Year

Ruth Steinberger | Posted 04.27.2014 | Impact
Ruth Steinberger

Increasing opportunities for people to get pets altered by opening new programs and pressuring city officials to support pro-active ordinances that mandate spay/neuter is vital, but encouraging people to spay a pet before an accidental first litter is born is equally important.

Remembering Pasteur on World Rabies Day

Deborah Briggs | Posted 11.28.2013 | Impact
Deborah Briggs

While the film industry may have typecast rabies as a disease confined to once-cute dogs, the sad fact is that this terrifying, silent killer is anything but limited to dogs, and the devastation it causes is anything but confined to the big screen.

Global Outcry Against Injecting Beagle Puppies with Rabies

Neal Barnard, M.D. | Posted 10.30.2013 | Green
Neal Barnard, M.D.

It sounds like a scene from a horror movie: injecting rabies into beagle puppies and watching as they succumb to one of the most miserable of diseases. This isn't fiction. It's a cruel experiment that is real and imminent.

For World Rabies Day, Learn To Be Safe While Traveling

International SOS | Posted 11.28.2012 | Travel
International SOS

The Rabies virus exists in the animal populations of almost every country in the world.

Rabid Bats Strike Los Angeles

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 09.24.2012 | Los Angeles

Just in time for Halloween, comes a frightening story about blood-sucking bats -- who have rabies. A record-high of 45 rabid bats have been confirm...

World Rabies Day: Vaccination as an Alternative to Clubbing and Poisoning Dogs

Sophia Yin | Posted 11.28.2011 | Impact
Sophia Yin

September 28th -- World Rabies Day -- serves as a reminder of the dangers of the deadly rabies virus that kills roughly 55,000 people worldwide per year.