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Can you tell me if i just smoked once, for experimentation, would that permanently affect my lungs?
Likely not: but it is a terrible habit to start. ...Read more
Varied reasons: Deliberately harming animals can sometimes be found in individuals who have an antisocial personality disorder. It may provide these individuals with a perverse sense of pleasure. Some times people take out frustration or anger on their pets, because they feel unsafe taking it out on people. ...Read more
Zoonotic disease: is the term.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have known some : Individuals who had very poor interpersonal skills with people but whom got along with great w animals. They frankly had little use for most people but had a passion for pets. I believe that they perceived the relationships with animals were safer. They may have in part been more comfortable with animals because of their own difficulty relating to other people. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Some information: The confirmed hosts which can manufacture Zika virus in sufficient quantity to pass it along to other mosquito vectors include primates (meaning monkeys) and Humans. It remains unknown if other mammal species are able to become ill due to Zika, and thus far no other species are known natural hosts. However, absence of evidence is not equivalent to evidence of absence. Sexual transmission suspected ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer