Oh oh!! Put Fluffy down…you have been warned!!
Cuddling a kitten could give pet owners a life-threatening infection, a study has found.
Known as ‘cat-scratch disease’, the illness can cause an intense fever, pustules and – if complications develop – can even result in death.
Caused by bacteria transmitted from cat to cat by fleas, humans risk contracting the disease by kissing or nuzzling cats, or by being scratched or bitten.
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I think if I die cuddling a precious kitten that’s a pretty good way to go!