You and hydatids

Australia, 1952

Film
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Warms against the danger of humans contracting hydatids through the careless handling of sheep and dog. Explains how, by eating offal from infected animals, the god becomes the carrier of the disease between sheep and man. The disease my be prevented from spreading by boiling sheep offal prior to feeding to gods, by carefully washing all vegetables to be eating raw by keeping the dog outside the home and car and by giving the dog regular medical examinations.

Credits

director

Norman Laird

production company

Tasmanian State Film Unit

Language

English

Duration

00:07:50:00

Colour

Colour

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