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 Can humans get horse lice?

Answer Humans cannot get lice from horses and horses cannot get lice from humans. Lice are species specific, which means the lice that live on horses cannot survive on humans or any other type of animal.S... Read More »
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Is cow lice contagious to humans?

Cow lice is not contagious to humans. Lice are "host-specific animals," according to Professor Tom Turpin of the Purdue University Department of Entomology. "Host-specific" means "a particular spec... Read More »
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Can cats get lice from humans?

On One Hand: Human Lice Need Human BloodAccording to the Merck Veterinary Manual, "Lice are largely host-specific, living on one species or several closely related species." The types of lice that ... Read More »
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Can humans get lice from birds?

While birds can carry lice, humans cannot contract lice from them. Each animal has its own form of lice that cannot infect other species, according to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Your pet b... Read More »
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Can humans get lice from chickens?

Humans cannot get lice from chickens and chickens cannot get lice from humans. Lice are species specific, which means chicken lice can only survive on chickens and human lice can only survive on hu... Read More »
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