Though some parasites are feline specific and will not infect humans, certain
worms do not discriminate between a cat and a person. If your cat becomes ...
There are several different species of tapeworms that may infect your cat, each
with stage(s) in a ... Certain tapeworms found in dogs or cats may cause serious
disease in humans. ... Cats can get tapeworms from fleas, mice, or other rodents.
Roundworms are the most common of the parasitic worms found inside a cat (or
dog). ... Most cats will not have signs of infection; however, cats with major ...
Contact with contaminated soil or feces can result in human ingestion and
However humans don't catch ticks from cats but are more likely to be preyed
upon by a hungry tick ... Humans can also be infected with feline hookworms.
Humans become infected with roundworms when they ingest infective eggs from
... Large numbers of the eggs can accumulate in the soil where dogs and cats ...
Dec 15, 2010 ... Many people ask their veterinarian, “Can humans get worms from ... The answer
is yes — we can certainly get intestinal parasites from our dogs or cats. ... You or
your children can also pick them up from infected dog poop in ...
In fact, roughly 10,000 children are infected with ... Hookworm larvae can
penetrate human ...
A look at worm infections in humans caught from cats including hookworm and ...
You can become infected with hookworms but they don't develop into adult ...
Humans can get roundworm, tapeworm, hookworm, and ringworm from their
feline friends. ... "Yes, it's possible for humans to be infected by certain cat worms.
Human infection can be prevented by wearing gloves and washing hands ... Flea
-infested cats may become infected with tapeworms from fleas ingested while ...