Shared Blog Post – Rabies Virus Does Exist

< Updated 27MAR23 >

Some information needs to be circulated immediately; this is one of those cases. Please read this excellent article by veterinarian Dr. Jean Dodds about the Rabies virus. Contrary to what a few highly misguided people are saying online,  Rabies exists, and it is deadly.

 Rabies Virus Does Exist


Don Hanson lives in Bangor, Maine, where he is the co-owner of the Green Acres Kennel Shop ( and the founder of, an online educational resource for people with dogs and cats. He is a Professional Canine Behavior Consultant (PCBC-A) accredited by the Pet Professional Accreditation Board (PPAB) and a Bach Foundation Registered Animal Practitioner (BFRAP). Don is a member of the Pet Professional Guild (PPG), serving on the Board of Directors and Steering Committee and chairing the Advocacy Division. He is also a founding director of Pet Advocacy International (PIAI). In addition, Don produces and co-hosts The Woof Meow Show podcast, available at, the Apple Podcast app, and this blog. The opinions in this article are those of Don Hanson.

© Donald J. Hanson, All Rights Reserved

Subscribe to this Blog