Diseases People can get From Pets

 

Disease

agent

carrier

Transmission

Cat scratch disease Bartonella Cat Cat scratch or bite
Chlamydiosis Chlamydia Birds contact, air born
chronic enterocolitis Hookworms Dogs Ingestion
Cutaneous larva migrans Hookworms Dogs Contact
Giardiasis Giardia Dogs, Cats Ingestion (pet contact, water)
Hydatid disease Echinococcus Dogs Ingestion
Leptospirosis Leptospira Dogs, Rodents, Farm animals Contact with urine, ingestion (water)
Lyme's disease Borrelia Ticks Tick bite
Plague Yersenia Rodents, cats Contact, air born
Rabies Rabies virus Warm blooded animals Bite
Ring worms Fungi Dogs, Cats Contact
Rocky Mountain spotted fever Rickettsia Ticks Bite
Salmonellosis Salmonella Dogs, cats, birds, reptiles Ingestion (pet contact)
Scabies Mites Dogs, cats Contact
Toxoplasma Toxoplasma Cats Ingestion
Tubercolosis Mycobacterium Reptiles, birds,  Farm animals Contact, Inhalation, Ingestion
Tularemia Francisella Ticks Bite
Vibriosis Campylobacter Dogs, cats rodents Ingestion
Visceral larva migrans Roundworms Dogs, Cats Ingestion (pet and soil contact)

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