Hedgehogs May Be a Salmonella Risk CDC Says Don’t Kiss Them

Hedgehogs May Be a Salmonella Risk CDC Says Don’t Kiss Them

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced on Friday, Jan. 26, 2018 that eight states have reported salmonella outbreaks. They also stated that laboratory and epidemiological evidence shows the likely source of the outbreak is pet hedgehogs. Eleven people have been diagnosed with Salmonella typhimurium, and they all confirmed that they had contact […]