The recent web docuseries: I went through the process of getting a medical exemption in lieu of a rabies vaccination for my senior dog 10 years ago and so I'm familiar with the process. He was brought into the shelter as a stray dog on May 7, I'm not sure it will endanger her life but I'm not willing to take a chance. Veterinarians knew a long time ago that our dogs do not need all the vaccines they have been pumping. It's time for his annual shots. My dog is 15 and she is due for her rabies in Sept.
Learn to recognize side effects from your puppy's rabies shot. If your dog has had a bad reaction to a rabies vaccine, you can ask your vet to occur within hours to days after vaccination, and also delayed reactions, both.
GiftofGalway April 12, 3: Father is holistic and his son is traditional. But, I did not tell the county so I don't pay them. With that said, the point I want to make is that everyone should check their state and any applicable local laws for the wording of the statute, if their state provides for a medical exemption. DanDan April 13, 9: Actually I have been told the directional insert for the rabies vaccine states it should only be given to healthy dogs.
Each state has a different process again, see the terrific resource, RabiesAware. She said it was very common and never to inoculate her ever again. As such, my dog qualifies for an exemption in Michigan. I'm not sure it will endanger her life but I'm not willing to take a chance.
We need to educate those vets that are shot happy and challenge them with the truth. With the high incidence of cancer in my breed Flat-Coated Retrievers , I wanted the option of being able to waive the rabies vaccination if possible under certain circumstances with veterinary approval. JanC April 12, 1: Keough August 3, 2:
Every two months she has acupuncture and takes Chinese herbal meds daily in an effort to prevent any re-occurrences. Thankfully, she did not suffer long. She was started on meds to help improve the kidney and liver function. I definitely had to advocate for the exemption for her. One is 11 years old and she received her core rabies vaccine then an additional booster as a pup and has not had one since. With the high incidence of cancer in my breed Flat-Coated Retrievers , I wanted the option of being able to waive the rabies vaccination if possible under certain circumstances with veterinary approval.
Revaccinating a dog that doesn't need it damages the immune system and causes cancers. We do titers for distemper and parvo.
April 23, 2015 Adverse reaction to rabies, distemper, bordetella vaccines
I will love to not have to vaccinate again my senior 13 years old pug! He was 16 when he died and had some health issues. I'd rather skip them altogether, but since my younger two are out and about so much, I guess better safe than sorry can be taken many ways.
Jean Dodds, Ron Schultz, PhD and others working diligently to prove the longstanding effect of the rabies vaccine. I have found veterinarians that support my way of thinking.
Signs Your Dog is Feeling Sick After a Rabies Shot. While veterinarians have scientific research that the rabies vaccination does not harm your dog, negative.
One of our German Wirehaired Pointers, who was extremely healthy his entire life and had no illnesses, had a rabies shot at the age dog sick after rabies shot 10 and within a few weeks developed seizures which progressed within a week to grand mal seizures that could not be controlled. The TF stands for thimerisol free. We ended up having to put him to sleep. She was an excellent dog and I will miss her very much. The 2 dogs we owned before the current household of dogs suffered from all kinds of auto-immune issues:
Although my Midas had just had his rabies 3 year vaccine less than a year ago, they required that he be quarantined and re-vaccinated! Many of us put their needs ahead of our own.
Some of the ways rabies vaccination can harm your dog: Fibrosarcoma at the vaccine must be a one year shot, with revaccination every three years after that. and small dogs are more likely to suffer from ill effects, because they receive the.
And when I look at the rabies vaccine side effects, they are similar to the flu. I went through the process of getting a medical exemption in lieu of a rabies vaccination for my senior dog 10 years ago and so I'm familiar with the process. What a fabulous vet! She threw up again in the morning and I thought the chicken soup I had given her was too rich. I have always felt it was due to the rabies vaccine. She said it was very common and never to inoculate her ever again.
Is Rabies Vaccine Harming Your Pets?
The mother probably had shots before she was abandoned in a parking lot, but I never gave her any shots. If the titer shows the dog is covered, the owner should be allowed to opt out.
It was the law so I reached out to the state PA and was told that legally she had to have the shot but I could do a titer test and if something should happen at least I was trying to be responsible. So I don't have to worry about the connection between the license and rabies, I still want to make sure her rabies vaccine is still working. There is no more quarantine if you do the steps ahead of time. Timely article as next month is the due date for the next rabies vaccine for us. Two months later my perfectly healthy, holistically cared for Golden died of lymphoma! But she was a trooper. I would find that interesting, since discovering Disney's association with Monsanto and pharmaceuticals, and that movie "Old Yeller" which was released in the 50's, a heart-tugging story about the tragedy of a dog infected with rabies.