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Old 01-04-2008, 08:55 AM   #1
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cat and dog feces

i would like to know what the effects are of inhaling large amounts of dog and cat feces in your home on a reg basis?my neighbour lives like that,because her parents did.but it seems the kids are always sick.i think if i had important info on the side effects,maybe i can change there life style for a healthier one?is this harmful?

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Re: cat and dog feces

So, you're saying that the animals are using the whole house as their bathroom? One interesting animals would live like that normally, they don't live in their own feces unless they're forced to...which is what it sounds like.

Maybe caling the health department would be a good start? The kids are living in a hazardous environment that's beyond their control...and if the parents aren't smart enough to know that, then it would be good to bring in the authorities.

I don't think you'll convince the parents to understand they're hurting themselves or the kids. Common sense has left the building.

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Re: cat and dog feces

All kinds of bad things are present in feces... e-coli, parasites, salmonella, etc. There is little doubt those children are suffering from that kind of filth.

You alone will not be able to change these people's minds or behavior. I do not readily encourage anyone to call a children's protective hotline without a darned good reason. This is a darned good reason. Please get the health department or a protective organization involved ASAP.

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