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Raw feeding and the risks to people
  1. John Burns1
  1. 1Burns Pet Nutrition Foundation, Ferry Road, Kidwelly, Carmarthenshire SA17 5EJ e-mail:

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Burns Pet Nutrition and its charitable arm the Burns Pet Nutrition Foundation has decided that the reading scheme we operate, ‘Burns by Your Side’, will not be open to participants who feed raw meat based diets (RMBD) to their dogs.

The scheme is aimed at children who could benefit from improved reading and communication skills and helps children in a variety of education settings gain confidence in building their vocabulary and fluency by reading to a dog. Volunteers and …

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