At one point or another everyone has experienced the discomfort being bitten by a mosquito. While some of you may just experience an irritating itch, others may experience much more detrimental health effects. If one were to catch these serious diseases and viruses such as malaria and Zika it could lead to horrifying health consequences. Similarly, mosquitoes can also carry diseases and parasites of other animals such as dogs and horses. Some these diseases include eastern equine encephalitis, dog heart-worms, and West Nile Virus.