There are benefits of owning a pet, including positive effects on mental health.
But did you know that many infections can pass from pets to people?
One study found that about 4million pet related infections occur every year. Common infections include Toxoplasmosis and Ringworm.
Follow these tips to prevent getting an infection from your pet
Avoid contact with pet feces.
Make sure your pets are diagnosed and treated when they're sick.
If you are pregnant have someone else change the litter box.
Keep your self and your children from getting sick!

Rosie L