CDC Reports Outbreak Linked To Contact With Pet Store Puppies

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and public health officials in several states are investigating a multistate outbreak of multidrug-resistant Campylobacter jejuni infections linked to puppies purchased from pet stores. Thus far, 30 people have been infected with the outbreak strain of Campylobacter jejuni, with four hospitalizations reported.  Epidemiologic and laboratory evidence indicate that contact with … Continue reading CDC Reports Outbreak Linked To Contact With Pet Store Puppies