Rabies | Information

Home   Cases   Collection   Description   History   Maps   ORVP   Testing   Vaccine

rabies virus Rabies (Lyssa) ICD-9 071; ICD-10 A82  
Related Topics: Oral Rabies Vaccine Programs
  • Poster Contest
    Contest Information for the Rabies Awareness & Prevention Poster contest for K-8
  • Facts
    History and facts about rabies.
  • Control
    Rabies control in Texas, pamphlets and programs
  • Exposure
    Exposure and treatment of rabies in Texas
  • Bats
    Rabies in bats
  • Skunks
    Rabies in skunks
  • Rabies/La Rabia
    Rabies educational document in English and Spanish
  • Prevention
    Rabies prevention in Texas, pamphlets, programs, clinics and websites. Rabies Prevention in Texas includes sections on: rabies biologicals; management of biting animals; collection and submission of animal specimens for rabies testing at the DSHS laboratory in Austin; list of and contact information for DSHS-designated laboratories; management of domestic animals exposed to rabid animals; rabies postexposure prophylaxis for humans with a guide for determining if it is necessary, plus a list of and contact information for laboratories that provide RFFIT (rabies titer) testing; preexposure vaccination for humans; adverse reactions, precautions, and contraindications pertaining to rabies vaccine; distribution points for human rabies biologicals; and contact information for the Zoonosis Control Branch and Infectious Disease Control Unit.
  • Facts of Interest Pertaining to Rabies (PDF)
    8 things you may not know about rabies – but should
  • The Many Faces of Rabies - Elsevier Connect
    Categories of animals and types of behaviors associated with rabies
  •  Rabies: A Comprehensive Interview with Pamela Wilson 
    Podcast on various topics pertaining to rabies (podcast may be blocked by some networks)
  • More
    Other Useful Rabies Information