People Sickened By Tainted Dogfood

May 4, 2012

A rare strain of salmonella that has sickened 14 people, has been traced back to a brand of pet food that was recalled

Diamond Pet Foods, has some of their products recalled:

Diamond Naturals Lamb Meal & Rice Formula

Diamond Puppy Formula

Chicken Soup for the Pet Lover's Soul Adult Light Formula

The illnesses were confirmed after officials tested bags of both opened and unopened Diamond dog food bags in the victims' homes. 

The people were sickened by handling the contaminated food and not washing hands properly or handling stool of the pets fed the food. 

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