If you’re a dog owner, beware of the type of treats you’re giving your pet.
The Federal Drug Administration says they have received 70 reports of pet illnesses related to bone treats. These are real bones that have been processed, flavored and packaged for dogs. Many are described as “ham bones”, “pork femur bones” and “rib bones”. The products may be dried through a smoking process or by baking. They often contain preservatives, seasonings and smoke flavorings. Some of the illnesses reported, include choking, vomiting, diarrhea, blockage of the digestive tract and death.