Can Birds Get Rabies?

Answer

No birds cannot get rabies. Snakes, turtles, and lizards never get rabies either. Household pets such as rabbits, hamsters, and guinea pigs can get rabies. It's rare but possible.
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1 Additional Answer
No, a bird cannot get rabies. Rabies is a disease carried by mammals, and since birds are not mammals, they cannot carry the rabies virus
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