Specific Groups & Settings
Some people are more likely to get sick from germs animals can carry. It’s important for people at increased risk to know how to stay healthy around animals, and veterinarians and healthcare providers should also be aware of the risks for certain groups so they can counsel patients and clients.
Information on staying healthy around animals when visiting or managing zoos, fairs, and other animal exhibits.
Information on staying healthy around animals if you have had an organ transplant.
Information for parents and caregivers on keeping children healthy around animals.
Information and resources for veterinarians on the risks of zoonotic diseases related to pets, farm animals, and wildlife.
Information for healthcare providers on the risks of zoonotic diseases in pets, farm animals, and wildlife and resources for patients.
Information on the risks of toxoplasmosis for pregnant women.