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Features July 2014 Issue

Illnesses That Your Dog Can Transfer to You — And Vice Versa

Infectious diseases can make their way from other animals to dogs - and then from dogs to people.

Illnesses That Your Dog Can Transfer to You — And Vice Versa

Learning to avoid playing “volleyball” with cross-species communicable diseases.

Did you know that keeping your dog's eating utensils and bedding clean can provide the same benefit for you — and your pet? That’s right. Harmful pathogens that can compromise your dog’s health are capable of spreading between you and your canine companion, too.

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