Cat Rabies Vaccine Side Effects

August 06, 2014 :: Posted by - kittyluver :: Category - cat rabies

Vaccinating cats against rabies is a routine practice among the cat owners. There are so many controversies with regard to the frequency of usage and the side effects that may arise. Despite few cats are experiencing severe side effects of this vaccine, pet owners are really worried about the severe side effects of this vaccine. This is mainly due to the fact that they were not properly educated about the consequences of vaccine.

Before getting know the cat rabies side effects, it is mandatory to know about the Rabies virus. This virus affects right form dogs, coyotes, cat and human beings also. The rabies virus will spread through mucus and saliva and is a threat to many wildlife creatures and outdoor pets.

The initial side effects include redness and swelling at the site of injection. Other serious effects include loss of appetite, seizures, paralysis, impairment of motor skills, and Lethargy. There may be mild allergic reaction including a puffy face, swollen eyelids, swollen lips and ears.