Emilio and Misha reaction to Rabies Vaccine - Maltese Dogs Forum : Spoiled Maltese Forums


SpoiledMaltese.com is the premier Maltese Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Spoiledmaltese is a resource and forum for information and help with your Maltese. We do not support or endorse the selling of animals on this site.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 11-01-2013, 04:30 PM   #1 (permalink)
Member
 
N2Mischief's Avatar
 
Name: Brynn
Dog's Name: Misha, Pablo and Emilio
Join Date: Aug 2013
Location: Southern California
Posts: 123
Default Emilio and Misha reaction to Rabies Vaccine

My chihuahua Emilio had the Rabies vaccine when he was 6 months old. 2 months later his ear pinna began to crust up and scab and the edges were peeling off leaving notches in his ears. I took him back to the vet and he was diagnosed with vasculitis.

So I researched it, and found the there is a type of vasculitis cause by a reaction to the Rabies vaccine. I went back to my vet and told him, and he argued that it had nothing to do with the vaccine. A few weeks later we once again went in for a re-check, and the vet said, "I guess he won't be getting the Rabies vaccine anymore". So I asked him and he had researched it and found what I said was true. But I was told it is "very rare" and he had never before seen it in his practice.

Fast forward about 6 years. I got Misha vaccinated at 7 months for Rabies. 2 months later and her ear pinna started crusting up and they itch intensley. Its not mange. The bridge of her nose started scabbing up. Guess what? You guessed it, vasculitis caused by the Rabies vaccine.

If it is that rare, how do 2 of my dogs have it???

Now I have the dilemma of treating the vasculitis with drugs that are not safe for a dog with MVD. But she is miserable.
N2Mischief is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 11-01-2013, 04:35 PM   #2 (permalink)
Maltese Guru
 
puppydoll's Avatar
 
Name: Jane
Dog's Name: Carley Rose, and sweet dreams: Sparkle, Snowflake, Puppy Dolly
Join Date: Jul 2013
Posts: 1,167
Default

What exact rabies vaccine was used?
__________________

Follow Carley on Facebook: Carley Rose the maltese
or Instagram: janehdog
puppydoll is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-01-2013, 07:15 PM   #3 (permalink)
Maltese Guru
 
CrystalAndZoe's Avatar
 
Name: Crystal
Dog's Name: Jett & Callie (Cher-Chien's California Dreamin), & the original...Zoe in heaven
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Indiana
Posts: 11,074
Default

I'm so sorry. Such a dilemma that you are in. I don't think there is a right answer.
__________________
CrystalAndZoe is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:05 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
PetGuide.com
Basset Hound Forum Doberman Forum Golden Retriever Forum Beagle Forum
Boxer Forum Dog Forum Pit Bull Forum Poodle Forum
Bulldog Forum Fish Forum Havanese Forum Maltese Forum
Cat Forum German Shepherd Forum Labradoodle Forum Yorkie Forum Hedgehog Forum
Chihuahua Forum Cichlid Forum Dart Frog Forum Mice Breeder Forum