Do house mice carry hantavirus?

  1. Do house mice carry hantavirus?
  2. Do country mice carry diseases?
  3. Do all mice carry hantavirus UK?

Do house mice carry hantavirus?

In North America, they are the deer mouse, the white

Do country mice carry diseases?

There are disease concerns with both wild and pet rodents and rabbits. They can carry many diseases including hantavirus, leptospirosis, lymphocytic choriomeningitis , Tularemia and Salmonella.

Do all mice carry hantavirus UK?

There is evidence of mild or subclinical hantavirus infections in some high risk occupational groups. HFRS is rare in the UK. The disease can be carried by voles, field mice and rats.