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Experts say cats could be spreading this disease to humans


Experts are saying cats may be spreading a disease to humans.

Although the humans are recovering, British Public Health experts reported that two people have caught tuberculosis from a pet cat.

Experts have known cats can develop TB, but this is the first time that the disease is believed to have spread to humans.

One family whose cat developed TB symptoms decided to put their pet down because of the risk.

The risk of spreading this disease to human has risen from “negligible” to “low.”