Petting zoos could potentially transmit highly virulent drug-resistant bacteria to visitors. New research shows that petting zoos can create a diverse reservoir of multidrug-resistant (MDR) bacteria, which could lead to highly virulent drug-resistant pathogens being passed on to visitors. Source 2o.
With how potential sanitary conditions can affect animals easily, so can humans as well when a disease gets transmitted. I don't understand why some people don't take the time to at least wash their hands when touching and not touching the animals in the first place.
We rest Petting Zoos Can Make You Sick to share correct from old times:
Today is: 31st May (GMT), in history on the 31st of May, 1900 AD the following event happened:
British troops under Lord Roberts occupy Johannesburg