|now. i have no clue if poison ivy is contagious. but, i do know that my dad has it and i DO NOT want to catch it. soooo, im looking for an answer. i have never really had poison ivy. So, i dont know if i am alergic or not. By the looks of the other peoples messages its not looking to good. EVERYONE says its contagious. but the doctor says its not. SO, i dont know what to belive. i want to belive my doctor. but who knows. PLEASE HELP!!