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Cat or kitten are known to carry rabies Infection. So rabies vaccination is indicated in case of kitten or cat bite. You should also get a tetanus shot along with rabies vaccination.
As far as risk of contracting rabies is concerned, it depends on your luck. If the kitten is carrying the rabies infection then only you will get rabies.
But since this can't be determined, it is advisable to get rabies vaccination to be sure.
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