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Woman says her pet died after eating dog treats | Money - WGAL Home

I'm not sure if that will be clickable. There was a story on the local news tonight about the jerky treats causing illness in dogs.
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Jerky treats, or basically any treats made in China are under investigation by the FDA or the past several months due to a large number of dogs being getting sick or dying after eathing them.

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This is why China and dog are two things that do not go together in our house. Heck, I'd ban anytihng made in china from the house if I thought it would be practical.
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It worked for me. That is so sickening! Poor Floyd! I check the bags too. I already do not trust chicken jerky treats from other brands even except for Blue Wilderness Trail treats. I have seen the big bags of Chicken Jerky Treats in Costco too. Except for Milkbone, it seems like Costco does not have decent treats for dogs. I hope the FDA finds the link soon so these bags can be recalled.

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It seems like the distribution of these treats is increasing. I am seeing them more and more in stores. Just had to tell me brother to stop giving them to his dog.

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