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Dozens of pet owners contract Salmonella from pig ear dog treats - with 45 cases in 13 states, CDC reveals

Forty-five pet owners in 13 states have caught Salmonella from pig ear dog treats.  It's unclear whether the nearly four dozen people ate the chewy snacks, or were simply infected by touching them then touching their mouths.  There was no mention of dogs getting sick in the alert on Wednesday afternoon.  In any case, 12 of them were hospitalized, prompting a multi-state investigation by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to work out how the product became contaminated.  Read more....



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