Consumer Alert on jerky treats for animals
Updated: Wednesday, October 23 2013, 01:16 PM CDT
If you have a dog or cat you're probably familiar with consumer alerts about jerky treats.
The FDA has been putting those alerts out regularly since 2007.
The treats are blamed for making thousands of pets sick.
Now, the FDA wants pet owners and veterinarians to help them expand their investigation.
If your pet gets sick after eating a jerky treat. They're asking you or your vet to submit a report online right away.
They hope immediate information will help them narrow down which ingredient is harming the pets.