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A 65-year-old female asked:

Dog has cocci too many to count/ few rods tender foot. licked foot. licked my face at vet pre dx. vet says not to worry. i have no wounds. thoughts?

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Dr. Patrick Connerly
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Not to worry: Usually, the bacteria causing dog foot infections are not the same as human bacteria , so transmission is very rare if you practice normal hygeine

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Last updated Dec 13, 2016

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