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Can dogs give humans pink eye?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Pink eye from dogs

The organisms affecting human eyes and canine eyes are completely different and do not cross over. If you dog has this, you are safe; if you have pink eye your dog will not get it from you.

In brief: Pink eye from dogs

The organisms affecting human eyes and canine eyes are completely different and do not cross over. If you dog has this, you are safe; if you have pink eye your dog will not get it from you.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Zoonoses are...

Infections that are spread from animals to humans.
I am not aware of any causes of conjunctivitis in dogs that can be transmitted to man...

In brief: Zoonoses are...

Infections that are spread from animals to humans.
I am not aware of any causes of conjunctivitis in dogs that can be transmitted to man...
Dr. Larry Lutwick
Dr. Larry Lutwick
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Dr. Benjamin Rubin
Ophthalmology

In brief: Yes

If it is a xeno virus or bacterial infection.

In brief: Yes

If it is a xeno virus or bacterial infection.
Dr. Benjamin Rubin
Dr. Benjamin Rubin
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