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New Food Safety Infosheet -- Salmonella Illnesses linked to pet reptiles in Texas

23.jan.09, Ben Chapman, barfblog

23.jan.09, Ben Chapman, barfblog
Food safety infosheet highlights:
Three cases of Salmonellosis among children in Lubbock County, Texas are likely the result of exposure to reptiles, according to health officials.
-Keep reptiles out of the kitchen.
-Wash your hands following handling, feeding or petting reptiles.
-Wash your hands after cleaning aquariums or cages.

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