Sleeping With Pets Unhealthy

Article by Muhammadumair

ALLOWING your dog or cat to sleep in your bed beside you can make you ill, a study has found. Scientists in California claimed that letting pets into the bed increase the chances of contracting the more than 100 diseases which are known to be transmitted from domestic pets to humans. Serious diseases which can be caught from animals include disease, which can cause life-threatening heart and digestive system disorders, and cat-scratch disease, which can also come from being licked by infected felines, and can cause lethal damage to the liver, kidney or spleen. Recently a nine-year old boy in America caught the plague because he slept with his flea-infested cat, according to the report published in the US Centre for Disease Control and Prevention journal

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