Hazmat situation at DeSoto Animal Clinic in Palmetto

PALMETTO, Fla - A Palmetto animal clinic was evacuated after workers had trouble breathing when two sick stray dogs were brought in and affected the workers.

The dogs, two pit bulls, were picked up in Palmetto and taken to the DeSoto Animal Clinic on Sunday.

At least two clinic workers began having trouble breathing.

Officials evacuated the clinic and called in emergency crews. 

The dogs, two pit bulls, were euthanized because they were suffering as well.  Officials are now trying to figure out what caused the reactions.

One employee was taken to the hospital and five others refused treatment.

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