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Scratched by a dog. Dog had vaccinations, bit by other dogs. Contact rabies?

Hello sir My dog is 2 months old and recently it was escaped from home and bitten by other outside dogs And it was vaccinated canagen virbac on 22nd oct and it was bitten by other dogs on nov 1st. And after brought it to home it has scratched me so is there any chance to get rabis Pls suggest me what to do thank you Pls send reply to my mail id is sagiraju_ YYYY@YYYY
Asked On : Sat, 24 Nov 2012
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Psychologist 's  Response
Dec 2015
Welcome to HCM
We understand your concerns

Even though your dog is vaccinated, there is still a risk of rabies as your dog was bitten by other dogs. Over and above you have been scratched by your dog with its claws. Such an incident has other risks of contracting pathogens through blood and other contagious diseases.

Therefore I suggest to consult a general practitioner to have a detailed investigation and advice.

I hope I am able to answer your query.
I can be of further assistance if you desire so.
Get well soon.
Answered: Thu, 22 Aug 2013
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