Rabies Symptoms

Read this tip to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. LifeTips is the place to go when you need to know about Frequently asked questions and other Dog topics.

What are the signs of rabies?

Rabies Symptoms

There are two forms of rabies that may appear in dogs – "dumb rabies" and "furious rabies". When dumb rabies occurs, muscular paralysis takes over the dog. You'll notice changes in the sound of the bark, breathing difficulties, excessive drooling, and an inability to drink due to the jaw hanging open. With furious rabies, dogs will begin to act mad. They begin to roam and act aggressively towards people, other animals, and even inanimate objects.

There is no cure for rabies once the symptoms show. Dogs will usually die within two to ten days.

   

Comments

Nobody has commented on this tip yet. Be the first.



Name:


URL: (optional)


Comment:


Not finding the advice and tips you need on this Dog Tip Site? Request a Tip Now!


Guru Spotlight
Kristle Jones