• Thu, 08 Nov 2018 13:22
    Rabies vaccinations for dogs and cats after boy and father bitten
    Authorities are giving rabies vaccines to cats and dogs within a one kilometre radius of where a stray puppy dog bit a seven-year-old boy and his father in a college compound in Tambon Bua Thong of Buri Ram's Muang district on Monday.
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  • Mon, 05 Nov 2018 12:35
    Satun sterilises, vaccinates 200 stray dogs and cats
    Livestock officials in Satun on Monday vaccinated some 200 stray dogs and cats against rabies at a pier where many tourists gather.
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  • Sat, 27 Oct 2018 14:19
    Livestock Development chief vows to end rabies spread by next year
    Livestock Development Department director general Sorawit Thanito on Saturday vowed to end the spread of rabies in Thailand by next year.
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  • Sat, 20 Oct 2018 14:12
    Prayut says pets need to be registered but impact on people must be minimised
    Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha said on Saturday that pets will need to be registered to control the spread of rabies but his government would ensure that there would be minimal impact on pet owners.
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  • Thu, 18 Oct 2018 11:36
    65-year-old Songkhla man is 17th death from rabies
    A 65-year-old man died of rabies in Songkhla this week, raising the rabies death toll this year to 17, a spokesman of the Disease Control Department said on Thursday.
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  • Fri, 28 Sep 2018 01:00
    Expert says rabies still not under control and official statistics may be misleading
    RABIES OUTBREAK in Thailand is far from being under control, a medical expert has warned, even though official statistics from the Livestock Development Department show a declining rate of rabies infection.
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  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 11:53
    Korat villagers need treatment after dining on rabid cow
    Officials on Monday urged about 50 residents of a Nakhon Ratchasima village to get rabies shots quickly after the beef they ate turned out to have come from a rabid cow.
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  • Wed, 12 Sep 2018 14:18
    Hanoi urges residents to stop eating dog meat
    Hanoi officials urged residents on Tuesday to ease off eating dog meat, saying the popular dish is tarnishing the city's image and risks spreading rabies.
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  • Fri, 07 Sep 2018 17:26
    Rabies confirmed after infant dog attack
    Test results received on Friday morning have confirmed that the stray dog which attacked a 19-day-old infant on Wednesday at her home in Tambon Than Poon's Moo 2 village of Nakhon Si Thammarat's Chalerm Phrakiat district, had rabies.
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  • Wed, 05 Sep 2018 14:20
    Woman becomes 16th rabies victim this year
    A Tak woman has died of rabies a year after she was bitten by a dog in Surat Thani, raising the rabies death toll to 16 this year, the director general of the Disease Control Department said on Wednesday.
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  • Wed, 22 Aug 2018 01:00
    What the longest spoon is for
    A recent article in The Nation informed us that deaths from rabies in Thailand are already more than 50 per cent up from last year.
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  • Wed, 15 Aug 2018 13:43
    Eating rabid water buffaloes puts Surin villagers at risk
    The recent deaths in Surin of four water buffaloes – three of which were later confirmed as from rabies but not before villagers had taken the animals’ meat to eat – have caused public fear of an outbreak of this incurable disease, which has killed 17 people so far this year in Thailand.
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  • Wed, 15 Aug 2018 01:00
    Rise in human rabies deaths blamed on poor quality vaccines
    THE HUMAN death toll from rabies in Thailand has soared to 17 so far this year – 54 per cent higher than last year – as poor quality vaccines and a vaccine shortage have hampered efforts to curb the incurable disease.
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  • Wed, 08 Aug 2018 01:00
    Indonesia to ban dog meat consumption
    The government has agreed to issue a regulation banning the trade in dog meat amid concerns over the spread of rabies and animal abuse following a series of campaigns against the consumption of dog meat in the country.
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  • Mon, 06 Aug 2018 01:00
    Plenty of puppies without farms
    Re: “The deadly link between Thai puppy factories and rabies”, Opinion, August 3.
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