American Fancy Rat & Mouse Association

This article is from the WSSF 2013 AFRMA Rat & Mouse Tales news-magazine.


Rodent Fleas

Fleas carried by rodents (including wild Brown rats and house mice) have been found to carry several strains of Bartonella bacteria. These emerging zoonotic bacteria cause serious illness in humans from heart disease, to infection of the spleen and nervous system, to vision problems.

August 5, 2015