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 Can pets get head lice from humans?

Answer Pets can not get head lice from humans. Lice are species specific. Each species of lice will bite and feed on a particular mammal. There is no danger of crossover from one species to another, meani... Read More »
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Lice lice lice i'm an 11 year old girl hat can not get rid of lice i don't want to shave my head help?

There is a whole bunch of things that need to be done to get rid of lice.You need to use some lice shampoo and use a lice comb.This should kill the lice and the comb removes the eggs.Then your bedd... Read More »
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Can you get lice from pets?

Humans can not get head lice from their pets. Pets do have their own type of lice, but these types do not infest humans. People, especially young children, get head lice by coming into close contac... 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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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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