Pinworm transmission from beardie to human

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Pinworm transmission from beardie to human

Postby Geoffrey16 » Fri Jan 24, 2020 2:06 pm

Is it possible for you to catch pinworms from your bearded dragon?
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Re: Pinworm transmission from beardie to human

Postby claudiusx » Fri Jan 24, 2020 3:00 pm

Yes you can if your dragon has pinworms.

However if you wash your hands after handling and before eating, the risks are pretty minimal. Same risk you would have if your pet dog or cat had pinworms.

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