Zonotic diseases or Zonoses are infections that can be transmitted directly or indirectly between animals and humans. For example Zonotic diseases can be transmitted by having contact with infected animals or by consuming contaminated foodstuffs.
Some examples of the diseases and their transmission mode include the following:
|S/NO||DISEASES||RESERVIOR||MODE OF TRANSMISSION|
|1.||Anthrax||Livestock, wild animals and environment||Ingestion or direct contact.|
|2.||Avian Influenza||Poultry||Direct contact.|
|3.||Cat scratch fever.||Cats||Bite or scratch.|
|5.||Lyme disease||Ticks, rodents and small mammals+–.||Tick bite|
|6.||Rabies||Dog, Foxes, bats, cats||Bite|
|7.||Ebola||Rodents, bats, Primates, Ebola||Direct contact, ticks and inoculation.|
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