12 Diseases Humans Can Catch From Animals
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How animals can get it:
Ticks bite infected mice then bite dogs and pass the disease on
How people can get it:
People get this from ticks, too
Fever, flulike symptoms, rash, lameness
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My dog got lyme disease even though he was vaccinated for it and was on flea/tick meds. It's so prevalent where I live.
Technically you can't get it from your pet. You get it from the same vector as your pet.