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Any vaccination required for dog nail scratch

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Dr. Anshul Varshney MD

my vaccinated dog as today vetnarian also told me no vaccination required for vaccinated dog!!he bit ... received three doses 0 3 7 and dog is pretty well after 50 days... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anshul Varshney ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Sanjay Sharma MD

my son 4 and half year old was scratched by nail of a pet dog aged one and a half month, the dog was not injected any vaccine . after scratched a pindrop/very very little quantity... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sanjay Sharma ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Geeta Sundar MD

Hi there. Story is my sister got scratched by our domestics dog 10 weeks ago. The dog was vaccinated on Jul 2016, when was very recently. Before that hes got vaccinated annually. my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geeta Sundar ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Shuba Hariprasad MD

Hi I have one month old labra pup. While playing a few days back his teeth scratched and it bled a few drops. I am on vaxirab and have taken two shots and three more to go. Today his nail scratched me ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shuba Hariprasad ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Nishad BN MD

Hello, My dog is immunized and made a small scratch with its nail, while it was playing with me. Prior to it, the dog was kept in a kennel for a day, as I was out on vacation. The scratch... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nishad BN ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Gaurav Patel MD

when i was playing with my pet dog its nail touched me it has swollen on my hand for 1hour ...and it has gone ...should i take the rabies vaccine??..it has happen 2months agoo and i hav taken... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gaurav Patel ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Sumeet Arora MD

Hi Doctor, My 3 year old daughter got a scratch on her leg from a 1month old dog s nail. It has been 8 days since the incident and the dog stays healthy. My question is should I get my daughter ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumeet Arora ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Inna Mayniza MD

Hai Doctor, Today morning my pet dog scratched me with his nails but there was no blood only scratches on my hand.My dog is getting vaccinations regularly.Is injection is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Inna Mayniza ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ashakiran S MD

inch scratch but no bleeding.she not sure this is teeth bite or scratch by dog nail please suggest me ...today my 9 year daughter coming from tution on the way two may be pet dogs run... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashakiran S ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Veerisetty Shyamkumar MD

said that the vaccination is not required. But some how i am not convinced,. I am worried. Can u please ...I cant say that i had a dog bite since, the dog actually tried to bite me but i... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Veerisetty Shyamkumar ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Ashwin Bhandari MD

According to me, there is no need for vaccination as your dog is completely vaccinated.

Dr.  T Shobha Deepak MD

Hi Any scratch or bite by dog requires rabies vaccination. Do consult your physician at earliest for further assessment. Take Care

Dr. Paparaja S MD

Hi..no need to vaccinate....