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    Since 2007, the FDA has been getting numerous reports of dogs getting sick after consuming jerky treats given to the dogs by their owners. Recent reports have shown that Chinese jerky treats have caused a mysterious illness outbreak in over 3,600 dogs and at least a dozen cats coming to the conclusion that 600 deaths among pets have come from these jerky treats.  All sizes and breeds are being affected and even after thousands of tests and visiting multiple companies and manufacturers, the FDA still hasn't revealed a cause as to why these products are causing the illnesses among mans best friend.

    It is important that as often as we check into all natural products for our own consumption, that we become as interested and aware of what we give our dogs and pets as well.  Dancing Paws Breath a Licious bones are a great way to keep your dog entertained while freshening his breath, aiding in digestion. This low fat treat cleans teeth, is tasty for dogs and is a 100% natural.

    The FDA reports that after hours of eating the treats you should watch closely for the following symptoms:

    · Decreased appetite

    ·Decreased activity

    ·Diarrhea, sometimes with blood

    ·Increased water consumption

    ·Increased urination

    If you've noticed any of these symptoms, you can report it to the FDA here:


    The FDA recommends that pet owners become very cautious in feeding pets jerky treats because they are unhealthy and not essential to a dogs balanced diet.

    stating that they are not essential to a balanced diet — and to stop serving them immediately if your pet becomes sick. The agency also urges owners to save the remaining treats and its packing for possible testing. Know what you’re treating your pet with and make it natural.




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