Rabies-vaccination coverage and profiles of the owned-dog population in Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia.

  title={Rabies-vaccination coverage and profiles of the owned-dog population in Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia.},
  author={Kuniaki Suzuki and Jo{\~a}o Filipe Costa Alves Pereira and Laura Fr{\'i}as and Rosario Casta{\~n}eda L{\'o}pez and Luciano E Mutinelli and Empar Pons},
  journal={Zoonoses and public health},
  volume={55 4},
The Bolivian government issued a regulation for rabies control in November 2005, owing to increasing the prevalence of dog and human rabies cases in recent years. An assessment of rabies-vaccination coverage and other factors that might influence the success of the on-going vaccination campaign was needed. The objective of this study was to investigate dog rabies vaccination coverage and risk factors associated with dogs being unvaccinated against rabies, and profiles of the owned-dog… CONTINUE READING

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