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NYC Rats Carrying a Host of Scary Diseases

Animals  (tags: rats, NYC, diseases, research, habitat, humans )

- 1615 days ago -
The rats that dart between trash cans and crawl across subway tracks in New York may harbor some alarming diseases, according to a new study.


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Past Member (0)
Monday October 20, 2014, 4:22 am
Well at least hopefully people will leave them be+not eat them like in so many places. GROSS really.

Helen Porter (39)
Monday October 20, 2014, 12:50 pm
Do we really want to protect the disease carrying rats.

Sometimes mercy needs to be balanced by common sense.

Roberto Meritoni (3)
Wednesday October 22, 2014, 12:32 am
Thanks for sharing

SylvieBusy A (190)
Wednesday October 22, 2014, 2:45 am
Noté, merci.

Stella G (403)
Wednesday October 22, 2014, 4:02 am
Ho preso atto e letto l'articolo con interesse. Grazie Giana per la condivisione
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