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Science Diet Pet Food Recalled Over Salmonella Concerns

Citizen Canine serves Taste of the Wild or Chicken Soup for the Dog Lover’s Soul brands of dog food, among the best quality of dog foods available. Recently, 62 bags of Science Diet dog food were recalled through April 24 and May 13, 2014 due to concerns of salmonella contamination in the states of California, Hawaii, and Nevada. Salmonella symptoms include lethargy, diarrhea, fever, vomiting, decreased appetite, and abdominal pain. An infected animal can spread the disease to other animals and humans, and owners are warned to stop use of the product immediately. Citizen Canine only offers the very best of quality and healthy nutrition for the dogs in their care. Every dog deserves a safe haven and home away from home occasionally, and they’ll find it at Citizen Canine.

Citizen Canine, located near Oakland International Airport, offers overnight pet boarding as well as doggie day care. Boarding facilities include private, climate-controlled rooms with raised beds and sound-reducing walls. Exercise, relaxation, and meal time are all scheduled daily, ensuring every comfort of home. Day Care consists of plenty of play time between dogs of the same size, age, and temperament. With over 6,000 square feet of yards to roam and plenty of available toys, tunnels, and pools to explore, the dogs are able to get all the physical and mental stimulation they require. A specifically trained staff is on hand 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, and are Certified Pet Care Technicians, meaning they’ve studied animal management, disease and nutrition, and may have also included animal physiology or radiology, just to name a few. Staff is also trained in Pet First Aid and CPR. All dogs must be well-socialized, at least 12 weeks of age, up-to-date on vaccinations, and spayed or neutered to be eligible for Citizen Canine services.