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Food Poisoning – Time To Rule Out The 5 Second Rule!

Food Poisoning – Time To Rule Out The 5 Second Rule!

It’s Australian Food Safety Week 8 to 15 November 2015 and while it’s aimed at keeping people safe, we think our companion animals deserve to be provided with bacteria-free food too.

The theme for this year’s event is ‘Did you know?’ which is all about busting food safety myths and there’s a fun Quiz you can take to see if you really know the true causes of those agonizing cramps that sent you running to the loo!

For the record, if a food is too old or ‘suspect’ for a human to eat then it’s definitely not ok to feed it to the dog – despite their apparent love of chewing previously buried bones without ill effect.

To whet your appetite (sorry) here’s a sample of the food safety questions AND their answers:

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