Tip #32: Toxoplasmosis

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Did you know that you should avoid cleaning the cat’s litter box while you are pregnant?

Cats can excrete toxoplasmosis spores in their stool which can then be inhaled during litter box cleaning. If you must clean the litter box, you should wear a mask. Toxoplasmosis can cause a congenital infection in the fetus that can be serious.