Pets.ca - Pet forum for dogs cats and humans 

-->

question re child passing pink eye to dog??

shelly75
November 21st, 2005, 05:07 PM
My usual dog-sitter has a child who currently has pinkeye, can the child pass that to my dog?

p.s the kid is only 9 months old so trying to tell him not to touch is pointless as well Marley loves the kid

doggy lover
November 21st, 2005, 08:28 PM
I believe that you can it is very contajous, I know that a cow at my friends farm had Pink eye and the vet told them to becareful.

shelly75
November 21st, 2005, 09:29 PM
Thank you, I will use my back up sitter