Pet become a family member which freely move in home, sleep on your bed and eat with you. It’s amazing life until you have no kid in your life but you have to live consciously when you a baby come in home. There we lot of inflectional diseases which spread through pet. Dog and cat bit and wounds also transfer inflectional germ in kid’s body. So you have to be careful while securing toddler and young kid form pet germs and wounds without saying god bye to you lovely pet. Some pet owner does not know what infection spread from pet. They show careless attitude due to lake of knowledge. First read following infection that causes from pet germs.
Infection transfer from pet:
Ring worm (is also named as tinea which is a skin infection cause due to touch fungus that found on pet body)
Rabies (serious infection spread through a virus enters when dog bite or make a wound on skin)
Rocky Mountain spotted fever (when you kid faces this fever have a rash may spread on wrist along with high fever, headaches chills and muscle pain. It caused due to Rickettsia ricketsii bacteria. )
Campylobacter infection (some pet have Campylobacter bacteria which easy transferred when kid touch pet. Diarrhea, vomiting, fever and abdominal pain are common symptom when kid faces this infection)
Toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasmosis is serious problem infected adult health as well as kids. It also becomes a reason of miscarriages in pregnant women. Toxoplasmosis is spread through cat feces bacteria which contact with toxoplasmosis.)
Psittacosis (is generally call parrot spread from bird especially from parrots. Its create when birdcage dust and infected parrot feces contact)
Cryprococcosis (this disease is spread from pigeons infested those who have weak immune system. Its dangerous health issue leads to HIV or cancer.
These are major diseases which commonly spread with pet. It doesn’t mean you pull out your pet from house. It’s not solution. There are lot of benefits to keep a pet in home yet little risky for health but you can overcome this issue by following some precaution especially when you have kid in home.
Best way to protest kid form pet germ and worms:
Most owners have doggies and cat in home as pet. Above we give a list of diseases and infection spread by pet. Most infection is conducted from pet cat and dog. It means you have to become conscious if you have dog or cat in home for your family health especially toddled and small kids. What to do to secure your kid from pets as their bits and skin stretched also dangerous for kids.
Keep away your kid for pet:
Kids have naught nature they kisses dog and cat, pull their fur or tail and also interfere in their routine activities. Some pet dog or cat has patience loosing behaviors. It might terrible for you if you cat of dog bit you baby. So keep him away form pet when you do not have time to observe them.
Regularly bathing is essential for pet:
Regular bathing is best for both for your pet and also for your family. Dust free pet keep calmly while you can get rid from dust, fungus and allergic proteins. By doing this you lower the risk for spreading Campylobacter infection and other skin allergies bacteria attacked on your kid.
Change pet bedding:
Kid love animal especially cat and dog the mostly found on hat area where there is a chance of pet appearance. Dog and cat beds and house is their favorite corner. If you want hundred present protections for pet germ and worm then clean your pet dog and house regularly. Change the bedding if it becomes dirty. Replace bedding with new one after one year.
Avoid kid if they touch pet toys:
Colorful toys attract kids as well as pet. Pet dog and cat chew and catch these toys these toy in face so there is saliva on toys which is fatal for kid. It may transfer from kid hand to third stomach. Be alter when you kid is going to touch kid toy. Say no to this act or if they touch wash their hand with anti bacterial soaps.
Restrict pet feeding in kitchen:
Pet feeding in kitchen is not good not good for young children. Doggies and cat dry food have salmonella infection which easily transferred in kids.
Avoid sleeping pet on kid bed:
Some parents make bigger mistake. They slept their pet with their kids. Pet have affectionate personality do not harm you kid but the germ and bacteria on their body are not your friends. By this doing you open a way to transfer germ and bacteria hosted on pet body. Inflectional germs also spread breath.
Don’t let your Pet to lick kid faces:
Family pet such as dog and cat have loving and affectionate behaviors toward kids. They love kid. They lick the face when they feel love with you. It’s good sometime but not suitable for kids when they have wounds and scratches in skin and faces.
Keep kids away from pet litter box
Sometime you busy in work and you kid quietly done a job which is not good for it just like she or she touch the dog or cat litter box. Litter box are full of germ and inflectional bacteria. Give bath to your kid to get rid from germ and teach them not to touch litter box again.
Create hand washing habit in kid after petting dog and cat:
Never say no if you kid want to play with your pet. Kid feel happy to petting a pet so let them to play. But do forget to say them for washing hand when they had play. Regular asking remembers your kid to wash hand when they touch dog and cats.