Rabies in Cows

Rabies in Cows - Go into paralytic form Diagnosed...

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Viral zoonotic disease Main vectors: raccoon, bat, rat 100% fatal – once the onset of symptoms occur Causes acute encephalitis (inflammation of the brain) Can be passed through the milk Symptoms : In cows look like they are choking
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Unformatted text preview: Go into paralytic form Diagnosed : Euthanasia – Necropsy – remove and examine the brain ** If bitten on the back of feet can take up to 6 months to migrate to the brain RABIES...
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This note was uploaded on 04/30/2008 for the course AVS 332 taught by Professor Launer during the Spring '08 term at Rhode Island.

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