Dr. Barbara Huggins

Pocket Pets

June 23, 2005

Pocket Pets -  June 23, 2005Health officials are warning parents about the dangers of owning "pocket pets." According to the CDC, in the past few months, hamsters, mice and other small rodents kept as pets have sickened up to 30 people in at least 10 states with dangerous multi-drug resistant bacteria. Dr. Mom takes a look at the problem.

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