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.
JanuaryOutbreak of Salmonella Infections Linked to Pet Hedgehogs - Friday, January 25, 2019
NovemberRecord Number of Tickborne Diseases Reported in U.S. in 2017 - Wednesday, November 14, 2018
NovemberPets in Evacuation Centers - Wednesday, November 07, 2018
OctoberCDC Feature: Working Together for One Health - Tuesday, October 30, 2018
SeptemberCDC's Dr. Casey Barton Behravesh Discusses Dogs on The Dr. Oz Show - Wednesday, September 26, 2018