Hand Hygiene in Veterinary Practices TECHNIK Veterinary- why we hand washing after pet ,Hand hygiene in veterinary practices. Although we all love to play and take care of our animals, we must always remember to practice a good hygiene around our pets. Washing hands is a very good habit to have, especially after touching, feeding or cleaning after pets. Cleaning your hands reduces bacteria and other objects that come in touch with ...Wash your hands after handling the dog ... - Pet Forums ...Bar after poo picking after playing in the garden and the handling of a raw bone, we are extremely lax about hand washing regarding Shadow (my non doggy parents secretly view her as disease laden and sneak off to sterilise their hands after a cursory pet).