In Brazil, Civil Police of Minas Gerais are investigating nine dogs’ deaths following their consumption of Bassar Pet Food brand snacks. Brazilian authorities believe Bassar’s products may contain toxic ethylene glycol. The company believes the contaminant originated with an ingredient supplier, Tecno Clean. Bassar Pet Food’s factory is located in
Sanford, N.C. — Officials with the Lee County Animal Shelter announced Monday they are unable to take in anymore cats due to a deadly disease spreading that could be through their shelter.
The shelter will not be able to accept cats again until Sept. 26.
Feline panleukopenia, also called feline
Pets could be culled to protect from monkeypox under ‘last resort’ guidelines drawn up by health officials.
A cull could be ordered for hamsters, gerbils and guinea pigs if they are unable to be isolated, the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) admitted.
Rodents have been identified as