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These Are the Disgusting Reasons You Should NEVER Let Your Dog Lick Your Mouth

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Ah, man’s best friend. Obedient, devoted… and full of spreadable illnesses and bacteria?!

Millions of people refer to their beloved pets as “fur babies,” so it’s understandable that you are very welcoming to the affection that your dog wants to show you; for most dogs, they want nothing more than to lick your face when you get home from work.

So what’s wrong with some slobbering kisses? It’s more than just an occasional pimple or rash that could appear on your face; with all that saliva covering your skin and even getting into your mouth things could get really bad.

Arm yourself with this knowledge of spreadable sicknesses Fido could bestow on you.

chihuahua dog with tongue out

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