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Features May 2015 Issue

How Worried Should You Be  About Foodborne Illness?

On this bag of food, the product code is given with the bar code. The "best by" date is on a box underneath (not visible).

How Worried Should You Be About Foodborne Illness?

What to do if you suspect your dogís food has made her sick.

Every so often, media reports of potential problems with pet foods prompt dog owners to worry about the safety of their petís food and go scrambling for more information, typically on the Internet. Generally speaking, just how concerned should you be?

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