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on July 19, 2018

Not all legumes implicated in FDA dog heart disease study

FDA’s investigation is just beginning and not all legume seeds, a group including beans, are implicated.

On July 12, the United States Food and Drug Administration Center for Veterinary Medicine notified the public that some canine dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) cases were correlated to dogs eating particular diets. These diets contained large amounts of potatoes or legume seeds, also known as pulses, such as peas and…

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