The diagnosis, management and epidemiology of zoonotic diseases.
Zoonoses are infections that can pass between animals and humans.
You can get zoonotic diseases through direct contact with animals if you:
You can also get some of these diseases from contaminated food or water, or via insects such as ticks.
Quarterly surveillance reports for zoonotic infections are published in the Health Protection Report.
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