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bat bite

Posted by on Jun. 4, 2011 at 8:36 AM
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If a bat bite you, would you go to the Er?


by on Jun. 4, 2011 at 8:36 AM
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gypsy30
by on Jun. 4, 2011 at 8:38 AM

Probably.  A lot of those little buggers have rabies.

kayandjsmom
by on Jun. 4, 2011 at 8:38 AM

Yes!

luvmymonkeys27
by on Jun. 4, 2011 at 8:40 AM

hell yes! bats are (or at least they were a few years ago) the number one carriers of rabies in the US.

PurplePieguy
by on Jun. 4, 2011 at 8:41 AM

YES!!!

trishasjunebug
by on Jun. 4, 2011 at 8:42 AM

For sure, those little things are nasty and carry disease!

                                    


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Kris_PBG
by on Jun. 4, 2011 at 8:45 AM

Yes.

OP - is this hypothetical or did you or someone you know really get bit?

seaglassblu
by on Jun. 4, 2011 at 8:49 AM

 Unequivocably YES!  ALL bat bites are to be considered rabid according to the Center For Disease Control.  Get thee to the emergency room, stat!

Quoting luvmymonkeys27:

hell yes! bats are (or at least they were a few years ago) the number one carriers of rabies in the US.

 

momma-flynn
by on Jun. 4, 2011 at 8:50 AM
Ya I would go. They carry rabies.
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PurplePieguy
by on Jun. 4, 2011 at 8:51 AM

I was wondering the same thing.

Quoting Kris_PBG:

Yes.

OP - is this hypothetical or did you or someone you know really get bit?


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momofnhimai
by on Jun. 4, 2011 at 8:53 AM


Quoting Kris_PBG:

Yes.

OP - is this hypothetical or did you or someone you know really get bit?

no, it did not happen to me.  my daughter  did a bat report and was curious.


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