Up to 70% of antibiotics produced in the U.S. go to animals that aren’t sick. This is done to help promote growth and to compensate for unsanitary living conditions. This practice encourages the development of deadly strains of drug-resistant bacteria that can spread to humans.
To put an end to this dangerous practice, ask your representatives to cosponsor the Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act.
click here for more information and to sign a petition that will go to your state reps.