Can a human being (adult/child) contract worms from being licked accidently on the face by an infected dog?

Answer I suppose it's possible but I would not think it to be likely. Generally speaking, pin worm eggs are found in dirt. Children and adult nail biters are most likely to get pin worms. Anyone who ... Read More »

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May I cathch rabis I accidently touched the spot where a street dog licked two hours earlier.?

Just have a simple outlook on this!. Only if a dog's saliva comes into contact with your bloodstreamand if the saliva breeds inside, there is a likelihood of RABIES attack. Moreover, if the dog whi... Read More »

Symptoms of a Dog Infected With Tape Worms?

The most common tapeworms in dogs include Taenia species, Dipylidium caninum, Echinococcus granulosus and E. multiocularis, Diphyllobothrium latum and Spirometra mansonoides, according to the websi... Read More »

I wounded my face and accidently peeled off half the scab, is there anyway to prevent scarring?

gently rub a small amount of vaseline into the area, I found this helped mine & it did not scar. good luck

Dog Worms & Human Infection?

According to, five types of worms (internal parasites) infect dogs--heartworms, roundworms, tapeworms, hookworms and whipworms. Three of these five--roundworms, hookworms and tapeworms-... Read More »