Congressional leaders, pet owners want FDA action over reports of treats making dogs sick

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Congressional leaders, pet owners want FDA action over reports of treats making dogs sick

News Net 5 — …Frustrated with just a warning, Thaxton called his Congressional representatives including Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH). Brown said if there’s any evidence these pet treats are the problem, he believes the FDA should pull the product from store shelves.

Congressman Dennis Kucinich (D-OH) is demanding a recall of the chicken jerky snacks.

The Ohio Executive Director of the Humane Society of the United States said it understands the FDA has strict testing standards, but believes time is of the essence.

“We’re calling on the FDA to do what they can to expedite the process,” Karen Minton said.

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