Vector-borne diseases are those diseases transmitted by fleas, ticks and mosquitoes (among other parasites) that infest dogs and cats. They can affect pets and people.
SOME VECTOR-BORNE DISEASES TRANSMITTED BY PARASITES
- Lyme Disease
- Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever
- Tularemia (humans)
- Tick Paralysis (humans)
- Cat Scratch Disease (Bartonella;spread by cats)
- Flea Allergic Dermatitis
- Iron Deficiency Anemia
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