Dog food alert issued
Posted: Wednesday, December 7, 2011 7:02 pm
The FDA Veterinary Laboratory Network issued an alert that there have been a number of sudden deaths in dogs that appear to be related to the ingestion of Ol’ Roy dog food. There have been three different episodes to date: one in Maryland, one in Texas (3 dogs), and one in Michigan, (2 dogs). The Maryland dog exhibited vomiting, diarrhea, and neurologic symptoms. The Texas case presented with vomiting and diarrhea. There is no information on the Michigan dogs yet.