I get it: you and your dog share everything. Food, water, a bed, perhaps an occasional ice cream cone… I’m the same way. But the recent CDC report on the first ever dog-to-human plague transmission had me wondering: am I sharing anything with my pup that I want to avoid like, well, the plague?
As new tools enter main-stream modern medicine, researchers are discovering more and more situations in which our canine companions can transmit diseases to hoomans, especially when said biped has a weakened immune system. But fear not! Ohio State University and pawtner institutions have gathered the newest info from over 500 worldwide studies to help us not only identify, but also avoid the top dog-to-human jumping germs.
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