What should you do if you are bitten?

It is important to immediately wash the area with soap and water following any bite by an animal that is possibly rabid. Jasper County Health Department recommends that you n immediately contact your physician if you have been bitten.

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1. What is rabies?
2. How is rabies spread?
3. What kind of animals spread rabies?
4. What should you do if you are bitten?
5. Is there a special concern about bats and rabies?
6. What will my doctor do?
7. Where can I learn more about rabies?
8. Where can I learn about state and local codes and ordinances for animal bites/rabies?