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What Diseases Do Pigeon Carry?
Despite the beauty and interesting social life of pigeon, it is unfortunate to know that it still carry enough diseases. In fact, most of the disease can easily be transmitted to human through various ways which made it important for those keeping pigeon as pet to be careful and cautious. This article is about to provide you 4 possible serious diseases of pigeon and the possible means which the disease can be transmitted to human.
This is one of the most dangerous of all possible diseases associated with pigeon which you need to be aware of. It can result to fatal and even coma if not handled perfect and effectively. In fact, if the disease is not diagnosed on time the patient can end up getting and coma and even getting blind at the end of the day. Cryptococcus meningitis disease can easily be transmitted from pigeon to human getting in contact with the feces. Since you do not want this kind of disease it is important to always know how you befriend pigeon irrespective of its exciting and socializing lifestyle.
Listeria and Salmonella
Though salmonella and listeria are believed to be food-borne disease yet the can equally be contacted through pigeon. The bacteria that cause this disease are dangerous home and can easily result to serious health issue and even death if not handled on time. Listeria is known to be more dangerous to pregnant women as well as the babies due to its ability to cause meningitis in newborns, premature delivery, abortion, still birth as well as death. So, you can see that it is not a joke that pigeons are not as friendly as they look.
There are several kinds of viral diseases associated with pigeon. Some of these diseases include: St. Louis encephalitis, West Nile Virus, Western Equine Encephalomyelitis and others. Mosquito is the possible transmitting vector of this disease. This normally happen when mosquito bites sick bird and then bite human and transmitted the blood to human.
In case you are always careful of eating under-cooked meat for the fear of e.coli it is important for you to always ensure you wash your hand effectively after you touched pigeon. This is due to the fact that pigeon is known to have high potential of transmitting this disease to human. Most e.coli cases are simply caused by pigeon but blamed on the under-cooked meat.