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Diseases Caused by Wildlife

Diseases caused by wildlifeDiseases caused by wildlife are sometimes called zoonoses or zoonotic diseases.  This is a partial list of zoonoses. N0te that all mammals can carry H1N1 (Swine Flu). All animals can induce allergies. Please consult a medical professional for a diagnosis of any particular symptoms.

This list is courtesy of the US Centers for Disease Control.

Class Reptilia(Reptiles,Snakes)

Salmonellosis
Yersiniosis
Sparganosis
WesternEquineEncephalomyelitis

Class Aves (Birds)

Salmonellosis
Yersiniosis
Tuberculosis
Colibacillosis
Erysipeloid
Staphylococcosis
Psittacosis
Blastmycosis
Cryptococcosis
Histomycosis
St. Louis Encephalitis
Newcastle’s Disease
Eastern and Western Equine Encephalitis
Acariasis
Avian Flu

Class Insectivora (Shrews, Moles, Hedgehogs)

Dermatophytosis

Class Xenarthra (Armadillos)

Leprosy

Class Rodentia

Salmonellosis
Yersiniosis
Plague
Tuberculosis
Leptospirosis
Lyme Disease
Relapsing Fever
Campylobacteriosis
Melioidosis
Tularemia
Rat Bite Fever
Pasterurellosis
Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever
Rickettsial Pox
Murine Typhus
Dermatophytosis
VenezuelanEquineEncephalitis
Hantavimses
Lymphocytic Choriomeningitis
Rabies
LaCrosse Encephalitis
Acariasis
Ticks
Fleas
Babesiosis
Giardiasis
American Trypanosomiasis
Leishmaniasis
Capillariasis
Trichinosis
Angiostrongyliasis
Cestodiasis
Sparganosis
Schistosomiasis

Class Marsupialia (Opossums)

EPM (Squine Ptozoal Myeloencephalitis)
Rabies
Trichinosis
Spagranosis

Class Carnivora (Coyotoes, Foxes, Panthers, Bobcats, Raccoons, Ringtail Cats)

Rabies
Visceral Larval Migrans
Sparganosis
Trichinosis
Echinococcosis
Ring Tailed Fever

Class Chiroptera (Bats)

Rabies

Class Lagomorpha (Rabbits)

Salmonellosis
Pasteruellosis
Rabies
Ticks
Trichostronglylidosis
Tularemia
Dermatophytosis
Acarasis
Filariases

Click here for more information from the CDC on zoonotic diseases caused by wildlife.

Avoiding disease is a primary reason for nuisance wildlife control.  Wildlife X Team is your best option for humane nuisance wildlife control in Memphis and the Mid-South.  Schedule service now.