No tongues: dog bug snuggle risk for French-kissers and plate-sharers

If you kiss your dog on the mouth or share a bowl with him, you’re doing it wrong and may be putting yourself at risk of antibiotic-resistant infection, according to researchers.

Bug boffins at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) have warned that pets and people are developing ever more drug-resistant bacteria as medics prescribe them unnecessary antibiotics for other issues. Those bugs are then able to hop over into the human or dog body through saliva or through open wounds.


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Dog bug snuggle risk for French-kissers and plate-sharers

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