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.
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
JulyOutbreak of Multidrug-Resistant Salmonella Infections Linked to Contact with Pig Ear Dog Treats - Monday, July 08, 2019
JuneStay Healthy Around Animals! Coloring Book - Friday, June 28, 2019