What animal diseases are transmitted to humans?
Animals in the house is not only a joy but also great responsibility. We sometimes do not suspect any serious illness can threaten our four-legged Pets. And most important: some of them are transmitted to humans! How to protect yourself and your beloved Pets from disease told our expert veterinarian Olesya town hall!
If your pet never leaves the house, it does not mean that he does not have worms! It can easily get infected, just petersii about shoes. Or you came from the street, and not washing their hands stroked their pet. Animals should be regularly given prophylactic anthelmintic drugs. They are given approximately once a quarter throughout the life. If you have an animal home, it is possible to do twice a year, but at the same time completely excluding it from contact with shoes and with other animals.
And again, forgetting about hygiene, we can bring into the house shingles. Contacting with other animals, your pet increases the risk of being infected. Also catch ringworm from Pets child who goes to kindergarten. The kid can bring the infection on their clothes, and of course the animal may get infected. From this disease should also get vaccinated.
This so-called Sarcoptes. Called scabies, prosititue on the skin and inside it, it is signalized. Sometimes the animal may scratch itself until, until you faint. In case a person is infected with this disease, have a lot of trouble to isolate the animal, disinfect the entire home inventory, and of course to go to the doctor!
Psittacosis is an acute infectious disease that attacks the Central nervous system, respiratory system, increases the spleen and liver. This disease can hurt any species of birds, including Pets. To protect yourself you have to do vaccination. And lest you be infected by bird street just to breathe in the moment the flutter of their wings.