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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.

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Stay Healthy around Animals in the Classroom

Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Pig Ear Dog Treats

Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Pig Ear Dog Treats

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Protect your pets from harmful algal blooms!

Resources for Veterinarians

Resources for Veterinarians

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