Yes, absolutely without any doubt having raccoons in the house is always a dangerous one. That too having the discharge or feces is much hazardous one to breathe and even to touch. Raccoons are carrying the disease on their body, skins and so it will be contacted from the other animals. So the people who have raccoons in the attic of their house definitely will face the waste, urine, poop and so on of course. That all will make infections if there is a baby in the house. The raccoon has the habit of leaving their discharges all over places. So the entire place smells bad.
The dangers that people will get to have by raccoons:
The raccoons’ feces will be filled with the parasitic syndrome and roundworm, mostly it never is affected by them but by humans. This leads to some neurological damages at the first stage and the second stage is simply death. The bad habit of the raccoon is it will keep the eggs on its feces. So once the eggs become dry, then it is automatically airborne which is very dangerous to the people. The CNS disease will be possible among humans in the house. While raccoons eat the roundworms that will excrete them all as the eggs on feces.
So they simply will be in the feces and grow with extreme hot or cold temperatures. The urine, feces, and roundworms all are dangerous and infect the people. They can simply clear all those disgusting things by using some gloves and all. But the point is they can’t control their breathing until it clears out them entirely. By inhaling such dirt, people will be infected by the bacterial infection which leads to leptospirosis. This disease will slowly stop the function of the kidney of humans.
What should people not do?
People should be aware of the raccoons and their feces which are all hazardous. So they may think that they can clear those excretes through brooms or any vacuum cleaner. But that is the riskiest one and by doing so the infection will easily happen and the humans will die soon. Though it was a much disgusting one, they should clean them with perfect equipment for not inhaling the air from such a spot. The perfect cleaning is essential because, though they have cleared the raccoons in the attic, theirs’ feces will never be cleared that much easier.
What people have to do?
People wearing eye protection glass, facemask, and gloves is better preparation for clear-up those things. If they failed to clean-up perfectly, it again causes ulterior health issues to the inhabitants of the house. After the complete cleaning process, people should get all the protections used for such work, pack them all into one bag and burn them as much as possible. People should not be lazy or tired of this last work, because for this they have worked a lot to clear the raccoons.
Now just think of the question which was asked at the beginning or in the title. So hence proved, having raccoons is absolutely like having doom at home. That is a hazardous one