|Waushara County Health News|
|Written by Waushara County Health Department|
|Tuesday, August 06, 2013 9:40 AM|
What is rabies?
Rabies is a very serious disease that affects the brain and spinal cord of mammals. Cats, dogs, bats, raccoons, coyotes and foxes are mammals, as are people. Rabies is caused by a virus and almost always causes death. It’s usually a disease of animals, but it can spread from an infected animal to a person.
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