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Rabies and The Law – A Veterinarian’s View

by Karel Carnohan, DVM

As a cat vet, I am presented with the following situation quiet often:  Owner brings in his/her indoor/outdoor cat, Fluffy, for wounds incurred while playing unsupervised outdoors. Often there is an abscess. Owner says the cat roams the neighborhood and there are many cats as well as wildlife such as raccoons, skunks and opossums. The owner has no idea what bit the cat.