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Venison and Toxoplasmosis Precautions

even though the study stated that was in SC, then is it posible for it be here in vt as well?

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Venison and Toxoplasmosis Precautions

While I don't know for sure, I suspect that toxoplasmosis occurs throughtout all of North America, given the prevalence in domestic meats.

We posted the article here, just for safety info to hunters and not to be alarmist. The recommended steps:

1.) Do not handle meat/carcasses with open wounds on your hands.

2.) Freeze the meat.

3.) Cook thoroughly (150 F)

are typical precautions any hunter should take with their game meat even if toxoplasmosis is not a concern.

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