7 Reasons Your Pet Is Bad for Your Health

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While studies have shown that there are numerous health benefits to owning a pet, like most things in life the reverse is also true: pets can pose health risks to their owners.

The following are seven ways that pets can be harmful to your health. Just don't toss your feline friends or canine companions out on their furry tails; these conditions are rare and the benefits of pet ownership far outweigh the costs!