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16 Jan 2006

Dogs - HIV/Aids<br>
Would a dog contarct HIV/AIDS if he or she bites a person that has HIV/AIDS.
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01 Jan 0001

Absolutely not. HIV/AIDS does not cross the species barrier. Therefore, humans can only infect humans. Of course, cats also get AIDS/FIV,, but once again this is specific to cats and can only affect cats.

Dr Malan van Zyl
Veterinary Specialist Physician
Cape Town
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