Originally Posted by Savageman69
How about if they carried this:
An adult male Oropsylla Montana flea, a carrier of bubonic plague bacteria.
Photo courtesy of the CDC...
Groundhogs, prairie dogs, rock chucks, wood chucks, all carry the bubonic plague due to this little rascal. Without controlling their numbers, more and more people would get sick. So consider it pest control, like killing rats, mice, and squirrels, who all carry it as well.