TITLE

Owner Valuation of Rabies Vaccination of Dogs, Chad

AUTHOR(S)
Dürr, Salome; Meltzer, Martin I.; Mindekem, Rolande; Zinsstag, Jakob
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Emerging Infectious Diseases;Oct2008, Vol. 14 Issue 10, p1650
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We estimated the association between amount charged and probability that dog owners in N'Djaména, Chad, would have their dogs vaccinated against rabies. Owners would pay ≈400-700 CFA francs (US $0.78-$1.36)/animal. To vaccinate ≥70% of dogs, and thus interrupt rabies transmission, health officials should substantially subsidize these vaccinations.
ACCESSION #
34667748

 

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