Hi, I have a *****(mix breed) . it is about 3 months old. i brought it from street when it was only 40 days old .It has
been vaccinated by 7-in-1 vaccine. Its rabies vaccine is due on 3 nov 2010. since i have brought , It had bitten
me about more than 15 times. And every time there was bleeding. Even i have been vaccinated by anti rabies vaccine about 20 years ago. Am i in trouble??
It has been recommended that rabies boosters (for humans) be given every few years (about 5 years) And yet there have been many cases where good titers (remaining immunity) have been found in people tested even after twenty years!
If your little pup had no, or little contact with other pets which had NOT been innoculated, and no contact with wild animals of any kind, then it's likely he (she?) will not have been at risk of infection.
Of course, that's not something I can tell you for sure, it's just a general guideline.
I would say, if you are worried then go to your doctor, the doctor can maybe run a blood test for you, to set your mind at rest, and give you a rabies booster shot.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.