How is rabies spread?
The rabies virus can lives in the saliva (spit) and other body fluids of infected animals and is spread when they bite or scratch. The virus can also be spread if one of these body fluids touches broken skin or a mucous membrane.

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1. What is rabies?
2. How is rabies spread?
3. How can I tell if an animal is rabid?
4. What should you do if you think you have been exposed to rabies?
5. How can you prevent rabies?