Interim guidelines for animal health and control of disease transmission in pet shelters
| Contributor(s):: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.), American Veterinary Medical Association
Animals arriving at shelters as a result of a natural disaster need special care. Because they may have been exposed to contaminated water and may not have had access to safe food and fresh water, many are stressed and dehydrated and some may be injured and/or ill. Stressed animals may or may...
One Health Zoonotic Disease Prioritization Workshop
| Contributor(s):: National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (U.S.).
Saving lives by taking a one health approach : connecting human, animal, and environmental health
| Contributor(s):: National Center for Emerging Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (U.S.). One Health Office
More than half of all infections that people can get can be spread by animals. Diseases like rabies, Salmonella, and West Nile virus infections are examples of zoonotic diseases (or zoonoses)—diseases that can be shared between animals and people. Every year, tens of thousands of...
Prevent the Spread of Zoonotic Diseases
| Contributor(s):: Josefa Pena
This small-format (4 1/4 x 5 1/2) 4-fold brochure provides details about six major ways to prevent the spread of zoonotic diseases among animals and people. Written for a general audience, it makes a great handout for youth groups working with animals and for their families. Colorful design, with...
Newsletter of the American Association of Human-Animal Bond Veterinarians, Volume 13 Summer 2005
Contents:Message from the President, pg 1Marty Becker, DVM, pg 1The Healing Power of Pets, pg 1Maintaining the bond: An Introduction to Leader Dogs for Veterinarians, pg 2Zoonotic Diseases Associated With Dogs and Cats in Service Animal Settings, pg 3Common Zoonotic Diseases of Companion Birds,...