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Puppies are the culprits behind a 12-state diarrhea disaster - Popular Science

The Centers for Disease Control released a statement this week that says baby dogs are to blame for a multi-state outbreak of Campylobacter, a bacterium that causes diarrhea and fever in humans. A total of 55 people have now succumbed to ... let's just ...and more »

People are getting sick from a bacterial disease – and pet-store puppies might be to blame - Bangor Daily News

Dogs that come from pet stores may be linked to an illness striking the people who purchased them. A disease linked to puppies sold at Petland, a nationwide chain of about 80 pet stores, has sickened 55 people and hospitalized 13, according to the ...and more »

Puppies are causing this sickness outbreak in Utah - Deseret News

Utah is one of 12 states in which people have recently taken ill from a bacterial infection that has been traced back to puppies. Related Links. Watch these adorable puppies predict the Super Bowl · Why puppies trigger a mothering instinct and other ...and more »

Puppy poop infections now affecting 55 people in 12 states - UPI.com

Puppies are transmitting potentially deadly Campylobacter bacteria infections via contaminated poop to the humans who handle them, with 55 people now sickened in an outbreak reaching across 12 states. In the latest update from the U.S. Centers for ...and more »

55 sickened with antibiotic-resistant bacteria linked to pet store puppies in ongoing outbreak - Becker's Hospital Review

Fifty-five people have contracted drug-resistant Campylobacter infections in a multistate outbreak linked to pet store puppies, according to a CDC update posted Tuesday. The new total marks a 16-case increase since the CDC's Sept. 11 update. Thirteen ...and more »

That adorable pet-store puppy you just cuddled could make you violently ill - Miami Herald

A 12-state outbreak, stretching from Wyoming to Florida, of diarrhea-and-vomit-inducing Campylobacter is connected to puppies sold through national pet store chain Petland, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The bacterial ...and more »

55 in 12 States Hit With Puppy Poop Infections - WebMD

FRIDAY, Oct. 6, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Cute, yes, but touching them might send you to the hospital. Puppies are transmitting potentially deadly Campylobacter bacteria infections via contaminated poop to the humans who handle them, with 55 people now ...and more »

Puppies Linked To Bacterial Infection Outbreak Across 12 States - Forbes

Puppies, like this one with Miley Cyrus, can be cute. But take proper precautions when handling them. (Photo by Gabe Ginsberg/Getty Images for iHeartMedia). Puppy dog eyes can be adorable. Puppy love can be sweet. Puppy dog bloody diarrhea, not so much ...and more »

Bacterial infection traced to Petland spreads — and it's drug-resistant - Kansas City Star

A diarrhea-causing bacterial infection tied to puppies purchased from Petland is spreading and the Centers for Disease Control now says it's resistant to many antibiotics. The CDC announced Sept. 11 that it had traced to Petland 39 human cases of ...and more »

Pet Store Puppies Are Spreading An Antibiotic-Resistant Infection, CDC Says - Simplemost

A multi-state outbreak of campylobacter infections initially linked to contact with puppies sold through Petland, a national pet store chain, has spread to 55 people in 12 states and is resistant to common first-line antibiotics, the US Centers for ...and more »