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.
FebruaryPoster: Antibiotic Resistance in Pets and People - Monday, February 10, 2020
DecemberCDC Investigation Notice - Outbreak of Multidrug-Resistant Campylobacter Infections Linked to Pet Store Puppies - Wednesday, December 18, 2019
OctoberHandout: How to Stay Healthy around Pets - Monday, October 28, 2019
OctoberOutbreak of Salmonella Infections Linked to Pet Turtles - Wednesday, October 16, 2019
SeptemberCDC Expert Commentary - Animal Lovers and Zoonotic Diseases: 5 Things to Know - Tuesday, September 17, 2019