CDC Investigation: Salmonella linked to Poultry & Dog Treats

US FlagUS/Atlanta: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ("CDC") LogoThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”), an Atlanta, Georgia based health promotion and disease prevention authority, issues a formal investigation notice concerning the two (2) Salmonella outbreaks linked to Backyard Poultry and Pig Ear Dog Treats.

CDC: http://ht.ly/aLYN30pdnfB

Direct link: https://www.cdc.gov/media/releases/2019/s0723-salmonella-infections-poultry.html

Additional information:
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”) reports two (2) multi-state Salmonella outbreaks are currently active within United States. The first outbreak is linked to contact with Live Poultry while the second is thought to be caused by contact with Pig Ear Treats for Dogs.

Additional information is as follows:

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Pet Supplies Plus Pig Ear Treat Recall [US]

Pet Supplies Plus Pig Ear Treat Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Pet Supplies Plus, a Livonia, Michigan establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Pig Ear Treats due to suspected risk of Salmonella contamination and consequential risk of Gram-negative bacterial infection, severe illness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health hazards.

FDA: http://ht.ly/3vec30p4alw

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/safety/recalls-market-withdrawals-safety-alerts/pet-supplies-plus-issues-consumer-advisory-bulk-pig-ear-product-fda-investigating-contaminated-pig

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following Pig Ear Treats are subject to this recall:

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