Colds and flu are caused by a viruses. Antibiotics are only effective against bacterial infections. Read more here.
Don’t stop giving your pet its pills until the full course of antibiotics is finished Keeping your pet healthy by providing proper nutrition, clean water, regular parasite control, annual vaccinations and annual check-ups at the vet helps your pet maintain natural resistance against disease. Read more here.
People can get antibiotic-resistant intestinal infections by handling or eating contaminated food or coming in contact with animal waste (poop), either through direct contact with animals and animal environments or through contaminated drinking or swimming water. Infections can also spread between people. Read more here.