Dogs and their owners are at risk of contracting Salmonella infections from eating and handling treats sold under the Loving Pets and Whole Hearted brands, according to a recall notice posted Wednesday by the FDA.

illdog_406x250Loving Pets of Cranbury, NJ, initiated the recall after routine food safety testing revealed Salmonella contamination of an ingredient from a supplier. People who handle the dog treats could contract a Salmonella infection, especially if they have not thoroughly washed their hands after having contact with the products or any surfaces exposed to the products.

“This possible contamination was discovered by Loving Pets’ internal quality
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