Giardia

  • Scientific name: Giardiasis
  • How animals can get it: Parasite present in soil, food, or standing water contaminated by infected poop
  • How people can get it: Accidentally swallowing the parasite
  • Effects: Diarrhea, the parasite lives in intestines and is passed in poop

Source: Flickr User tonylanciabeta

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4 years
what about toxoplasmosis?