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Can Your Dog Get You Sick? CDC Investigating Infection Transmitted By Petland Puppies

Updated | The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is investigating a multistate outbreak of Campylobacter bacterial infections that appear to be linked to puppies from Petland retail stores. Since September 2016, at least 39 people have been sickened by the bacteria, and nine have been hospitalized. No deaths have been reported. http://www.newsweek.com/cdc-puppies-bacteria-infection-petland-stores-663114

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Pet store puppies spread antibiotic-resistant infection, CDC says

Pet store puppies spread antibiotic-resistant infection, CDC says (CNN) A multistate outbreak of campylobacter infections initially linked to contact with puppies sold through Petland, a national pet store chain, has spread to 55 people in 12 states and is resistant to common first-line antibiotics, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Tuesday. Campylobacteriosis […]

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ALDF Files Nationwide Racketeering Class Action Lawsuit Against Petland

Animal Legal Defense Fund Files Nationwide Racketeering Class Action Lawsuit Against Petland The lawsuit is filed on behalf of a putative nationwide class of consumers victimized by Petland’s predatory business practices of charging premium prices for puppies Petland has “guaranteed” to be healthy—as certified by Petland’s veterinarians—when Petland knows full well it is selling puppies […]

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