Raw Meat-Based Diets for Pets Pose a Health Risk for Humans

Multidrug-resistant bacteria are found in half of all dog foods made from raw meat, researchers from the University of Zurich have found. Feeding pets a diet of raw meat, also known as a „BARF“ diet, is a growing trend. The resistant bacteria in the raw food can be transmitted to the pets – and thus also to humans.

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