First aid for animal bites: what is the danger of the bites of cats, dogs, mice, raccoons, rats, foxes and other animals? What to do if a person is bitten by an animal? What should I do to become infected with rabies from the bite of an animal? As domestic and wild animals attack people quite often. In most cases, the bites come from dogs, cats, mice, rats, raccoons, hamsters, foxes. The danger of the bite of an animal is determined immediately by several factors. Into account is taken as the infectiousness of the animal, the depth of the bite, the size and the effectiveness of first aid . which should be provided to the victim. The bites of wild and domestic animals is especially dangerous because they can cause human infection with rabies. In addition to this, these bites can cause abscess and infection of the wound. First aid for animal bites involves thorough washing of affected area with running water, the imposition of sterile dressings, as well as timely consultation with a doctor .
The bites are like cats and dogs, and numerous wild animals considered to be quite dangerous for the human body. The reason is that in the mouth of animals can be a huge number of microscopic organisms, which tend to cause Continue reading
People often have Pets: they help one to forget about loneliness, and give to others the opportunity to care for someone third just to give love and get pleasure from a joint pastime.
The decision to have a pet must always be balanced and well-thought, especially if the family has a small child. Should not be taken for “our little brothers” as a toy. They need huge attention and constant care. Moreover, you need to remember that they can be a source of various allergies, infections and diseases. Many lack knowledge about what a dangerous man the parasites of domestic animals, do not give it much importance.
For example, cats and dogs who spend most of time outdoors, often exposed to the possibility of defeat dipilidiosis. From all your favorite cats can also be infected by toxoplasmosis. A particularly high risk exists in pregnant women, the consequence of which could have a miscarriage. It is necessary to observe extreme caution, being near animals, because some parasites are able to survive even outside the environment of their permanent habitat. For example, eggs of Toxoplasma and Toxocara in favorable conditions, stored for several years. Continue reading
In the offseason, cats and dogs are also prone to colds, just as we are. How to protect your pet from all these diseases, find out the Annunciation, “Komsomolskaya Pravda”.
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Closer to winter in houses are massively moving basement flea. Many people think they are not too serious enemy to the animals. Well, scratch pet, that’s all. It is actually much more dangerous.
– First, multiple flea bites can cause dermatitis, inflammation followed by the entry of infections. Secondly, some types of fleas and ticks can carry pathogens of human diseases: plague, tularemia, rickettsial and other, – explains the employee of the Annunciation of the veterinary clinic Vladimir Mokhov. – The fleas still bite someone – basement rats, our dogs or us, so theoretically through the flea can be infected with anything.
So – run to the drugstore for shampoos, sprays and other drugs against fleas. Note, incidentally, that sometimes it is not enough to only handle the animal. To destroy eggs and flea larvae on the floor and furniture you can use the same sprays and shampoos. Continue reading