Is it Safe to Handle Your Pet’s Raw Food?
As the debate rages on about whether a raw diet* is good or not for our pets, below is an interesting study about the potential risk of humans getting sick or infected from handling their pet’s raw food. The study included over 16K pet households in 81 countries. The research is published in the BMJ journal Veterinary Record.
(*Raw food includes any meat, internal organs, bones and cartilage fed uncooked to pets.)
(Did you know that more than 60% of pet owners in the Netherlands feed raw?)