FDA has been actively investigating consumer complaints about jerky pet treats causing
illness in dogs and in some cats. As of Sept. 24, 2013, over 3,600 dogs and 10 cats have
reportedly become ill from eating jerky pet treats. read more (pdf)
South Point Pet Hospital in Belmont, NC is a full service companion animal hospital. It is our commitment to provide quality veterinary care throughout the life of your pet. Our services and facilities are designed to assist in routine preventive care for young, healthy pets; early detection and treatment of disease as your pet ages; and complete medical and surgical care as necessary during his or her lifetime.
The Food and Drug Administration is warning U.S. consumers that the vast majority of Internet pharmacies are fraudulent and likely are selling counterfeit drugs that could harm them.
The agency on Friday launched a national campaign, called BeSafeRx, to alert the public to the danger, amid evidence that more people are shopping for their medicine online, looking for savings and convenience.