Keeping Pets Healthy Keeps People Healthy Too!
Studies have shown that the bond between people and their pets can increase fitness, lower stress, and bring happiness to their owners. But there’s something else you should know.
Pets sometimes carry germs that can make people sick. The diseases people get from animals are known as zoonotic (zoe-oh-NOT-ic) diseases. Learn more about the benefits and risks of having pets.
Always wash your hands after leaving animal exhibits, even if you didn’t touch the animals. Learn the right way to wash your hands.
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JuneStay Healthy Around Animals! Coloring Book - Friday, June 28, 2019
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MayNotice of Temporary Suspension of Dogs Entering the United States from Egypt - Friday, May 17, 2019