How are round worms spread to humans?

Answer Roundworms are invertebrates with long, round bodies. Their size can range from microscopic to large enough to be plainly seen. Although they are most common in animals, such as dogs, there are a v... Read More »

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Dog Heart Worms & Humans?

Heartworms are something that most pet owners associate with their dogs, and in rare cases with their cats. Once you know that a pet you have come into contact with has heartworms, you may worry a... Read More »

What disease can a kitten spread to humans?

Can lice in rats spread to humans?

Lice in rats can not spread to humans. The Rat and Mouse Club of America call lice "species specific," meaning they will not cross from one species to another. Lice that attack rats are not the sam... Read More »

Can demodectic mange be spread to humans?

Even though Demodex mites can infest both animals and humans, only certain species affects certain hosts. For example, Demodex canis infests dogs while Demodex folliculorum infests humans. Theref... Read More »