Halo, Purely for Pets has initiated a limited voluntary recall of its Spot’s Stew Sensitive Cat Turkey kibble with a Best By date of 09/04/2016 due to reports of mold. No other Halo products are affected.
Archive for Pet Food Recalls
Salix Animal Health of Deerfield, Fla., has announced a voluntary recall of Good ‘n’ Fun Beefhide Chicken Sticks due to potential Salmonella contamination. This is an expansion of an earlier recall issued by the company.
Northwest Farm Food Cooperative of Burlington, Wash., is voluntarily recalling frozen raw cat food due to a potential Salmonella contamination. No illnesses have been reported to date.
Nature’s Variety has announced a voluntary recall of select lots of its Instinct Raw Chicken Formula for Dogs because the products may be contaminated with Salmonella bacteria. No illnesses have been reported to date.
Bravo Pet Foods of Manchester, Conn., is recalling select lots of Bravo Chicken pet foods for dogs and cats due to potential Salmonella contamination. So far, there have been no reports of illness to date in either humans or animals associated with these products.
The Natural Dog Company of Windsor, Colo., is recalling its 12″ Tremenda Sticks pet chews because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem, and production has been halted while the FDA investigates.
I and Love and You of Boulder, Colo., is expanding its recall of Cow-Boom! dog treats. As of July 14, 2015, affected products now include the following identifying information (new information highlighted):
- Cow-Boom! Strips Beef Gullet Dog Treats
- 2.0 ounce bags
- Lot numbers ending in 4T1 or 5T1
- Best-By years of 2016 or 2017
- UPC number 8 18336 01134 4
Read more about this recall and what consumers should do in the original alert.
I and Love and You of Boulder, Colo., has announced it is voluntarily recalling 1,299 cases of Cow-Boom! Strips Beef Gullet because the product has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. So far, there have been no reported pet or human illnesses associated with this recall.
Stella & Chewy’s of Oak Creek, Wis., is voluntarily recalling a number of both frozen and freeze-dried products due to possible exposure to other foods contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes bacteria. The affected items were sold throughout the U.S. to wholesale distributors and retail stores for resale to consumers. And according to the company, there have been “no reported pet or human illnesses associated with this recall.”
Ainsworth Pet Nutrition of Meadville, Pa., is voluntarily recalling five varieties of Rachael Ray™ Nutrish® wet cat food, including Ocean Fish-a-licious, Lip Smackin’ Sardine & Mackerel, Ocean Fish & Chicken Catch-iatore, Tuna Purrfection, and certain lot codes of Paw Lickin’ Chicken & Liver due to potentially elevated levels of vitamin D.
Nylabone Products of Neptune, N.J., is recalling one lot of its Puppy Starter Kit dog chews, because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem.
Goldenfeast Inc. has issued a voluntary recall of several exotic bird food products due to possible contamination of Salmonella from parsley flake ingredients. No human or pet illnesses have been reported at this time. Recalled products were distributed in Arizona, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, Idaho, Indiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Texas, Washington, Wisconsin, Virginia and Canada. Products affected by the recall No other Goldenfeast products are affected by this recall. Customers who purchased any of the products listed here should contact the manufacturer at 800-344-6536 Monday through Friday between 9 a.m and 5 p.m. EST for instruction on product return.
Virbac has expanded its recall of Iverhart Plus Flavored Chewables, citing that several lots were below Ivermectin potency levels prior to their expiration date. These products may not fully protect dogs in the upper third of each weight range against heartworms. This recall is an expansion of one issued in April for the same product. Read more
The Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) is issuing a voluntary recall on certain lots of dry dog and cat food after testing revealed they had the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. Read more
Dogswell has announced a voluntary withdrawal for some of its dog and cat jerky treats due to possible contamination with unapproved antibiotics. The products were manufactured in China. During routine testing of the company’s products, the New York State Department of Agriculture & Markets found that a sample of Dogswell Happy Hips Chicken Breast Jerky contained trace amounts of an antibiotic residue that has not been approved for use in the United States. Dogswell is therefore recalling Chicken Breast and Duck Breast jerky under the Breathies, Happy Heart, Happy Hips, Mellow Mut, Shape Up, Veggie Life, Vitality, and Vitakitty brands that are labeled with a best-buy date of Jan. 28, 2015, or any earlier date. Most of these products were distributed before March 1 of this year. No other products are affected. To learn more, please read the company’s frequently asked questions, or contact Dogswell at 1-888-559-8833 or email us at email@example.com.
Nature’s Recipe is voluntarily recalling a limited supply of Nature’s Recipe Oven Baked Biscuits with Real Chicken, manufactured in one of its U.S. production facilities. This is being done as a precautionary measure, as the product has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. No pet or consumer illnesses from this product have been reported to date. Read more
Kasel Associated Industries is voluntarily recalling its Boots & Barkley six-count, 5-in. American Beef Bully Sticks, because the product may be contaminated with Salmonella. The company has ceased production and is working with the FDA to determine the source of contamination, which was discovered during routine sampling. Read more
Petco announced a recall of three varieties of stainless steel pet food bowls after discovering that one of its foreign suppliers used stainless steel containing small quantities of Cobalt-60. Read more
Arthur Dogswell is voluntarily recalling 1,050 cartons of Catswell brand VitaKitty Chicken Breast with Flaxseed and Vitamins due to possible propylene glycol contamination. Propylene glycol may lead to anemia and oxidative cell damage, though no illnesses have been reported yet. The contaminant was identified during routine FDA testing. Read more
Three subsidiaries of Land O’Lakes have recalled feed products, including an expansion of the recent PMI Nutrition International recall, due to the potential for elevated vitamin D levels. All of the products involved in the recalls were manufactured at a feed plant in Richmond, Ind., between April 2, 2012, and May 8, 2012, and were distributed across the United States. Read more
Purina Feed issues a voluntary recall of certain Purina¨ feed products due to the potential for elevated vitamin D levels. Elevated vitamin D levels may be result in lack of interest in eating, weight loss, possible joint stiffness and even death.ÊNo complaints have been reported yet.
The products were distributed nationwide between April 2, 2012, and May 8, 2012. The affected product should not be used, and where applicable, be returned to the retail dealer. Read more
Feed Solutions is voluntarily recalling certain varieties of feed products due to the potential for elevated vitamin D levels. While no customer complaints have been received to date, elevated vitamin D levels may cause death or otherwise be harmful to animals and fish if fed for extended periods, potentially resulting in lack of interest in eating, weight loss and possible joint stiffness.
Nature’s Variety has voluntary recalled its Prairie Beef Meal & Barley Medley Kibble for Dogs. The food itself is not contaminated, but some products are not remaining fresh for the full shelf life and an off-odor smell is developing. The products impacted are:
Fifteen human cases of Salmonella Infantis have been reported from nine states, including two in Ohio. A number of these infections have been linked to multiple brands of dry dog food manufactured by Diamond Pet Foods. For more information on what to do if you suspect an animal has been infected with Salmonella, visit the CDC’s resource pages for veterinarians and pet owners.
Diamond Pet Foods has issued a voluntary recall of Diamond Naturals Lamb Meal & Rice dry dog food and Diamond Puppy Formula dry dog food. The company took this precautionary measure because the products have the potential to be contaminated withÊSalmonella. No dog illnesses have been reported. Read more
Diamond Pet Foods is voluntarily recalling Diamond Naturals Lamb Meal & Rice. This is being done as a precautionary measure, as the product has the potential to be contaminated with salmonella. No illnesses have been reported and no other Diamond manufactured products are affected. Read more