PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A salmonella outbreak linked to dog treats is expanding. The CDC says 93 people in 27 states, including three in Pennsylvania, have been sickened.Wilbin De-La-Rosa Arrested For Deadly Hit-And-Run In Kensington, Police Say
The salmonella infections are linked to pig ear dog treats.READ MORE: Justin Bieber, Lil Baby, Megan Thee Stallion To Headline Philadelphia's Made In America Festival
The FDA says people are handling the treats, then eating or preparing food without washing their hands first.
The pathogen also spreads through feces.MORE NEWS: Frankie Lane Wanted For Allegedly Stabbing, Killing Girlfriend Inside Hard Rock Hotel Room In Atlantic City
People can become sick just by petting their dogs or their dog tracking feces through their homes in their paws.