Recall: Smallbatch Pets Duckbatch Sliders

Smallbatch Pets, Inc. is voluntarily recalling one lot of frozen dog Duckbatch Sliders due to their potential to be contaminated with Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes.

No pet or consumer illnesses from this product have been reported to date. However, because of their commitment to safety and quality, Smallbatch Pets is conducting a voluntary recall of this product.

The potentially affected lots of dog duckbatch sliders were distributed to retail pet food stores in States CA, CO, OR, WA through pet food retailers/distributors. Eighty cases of this product were sold between the dates of 2/23/16 – 3/10/16.

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Recall: Purina Wet Dog Food

Purina Recall 3-11-16Purina discovered through their own internal quality tests, that some of the 10-oz. wet dog food tubs may not contain the recommended level of added vitamins and minerals.

They have voluntarily recalled select lots of 10-oz. tubs under the Beneful Prepared Meals, Beneful Chopped Blends and Pro Plan Savory Meals.  To see their complete list and next steps….

RECALL: Bravo Chicken Blend for Dogs & Cats

bravo-dog-food-logo 12-12-15      Bravo Pet Foods of Manchester, Connecticut, has announced it is recalling select lots of its Bravo Chicken Blend diet for dogs and cats due to the possible presence of Salmonella.

Bravo Pet Foods of Manchester, CT is recalling a select lot of Bravo Chicken Blend diet for dogs & cats with a best used by date of 11/13/16 due to concerns of the possible presence of Salmonella . Out of an abundance of caution, Bravo is also recalling three additional items that did not test positive for Salmonella, but were manufactured on the same day.

 

Recall: Hill’s Science Diet Withdraws 7 Varieties of Their Canned Dog Food

Hill’s Science Diet is voluntarily withdrawing from the market, a selection of their canned dog foods for reasons unknown. PetSmart stores have posted a sign giving notice to customers about the “voluntary market withdrawal.”

There are several different “levels” of recalls according to the FDA’s (Food & Drug Administration) guidelines. According to their website, a “market withdrawal” is:

“Occurs when a product has a minor violation that would not be subject to FDA legal action. The firm removes the product from the market or corrects the violation. For example, a product removed from the market due to tampering, without evidence of manufacturing or distribution problems would be a market withdrawal.”

The products listed below, are being withdrawn by this manufacturer.

#1 – Hill’s Science Diet Dog Adult Perfect Weight
    Can size: 12.8 oz. with SKU: 5210092 and UPC: 5274229750
ALL Date Codes and ALL Best Before Dates

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#2 – Hill’s Ideal Balance Slim & Healthy Chicken
 Can size: 12.8 oz. with SKU: 5210280 and UPC: 5274230770
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#3 – Hill’s Science Diet Dog Small & Toy Adult 1-6 yrs. Beef Entrée
   Can size: 5.8 oz. with SKU: 5092280 and UPC: 5274249660
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#4 – Hill’s Science Diet Dog Small & Toy Mature 7+ yrs. Beef Entrée 

Can size: 5.8 oz with SKU: 5092282 and UPC: 5274249680
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#5 – Hill’s Science Diet Dog Adult 1-6 yrs. Beef Entrée
Can size: 13 oz. with SKU: 5117274 and UPC: 5274270390
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#6 – Hill’s Science Diet Dog Adult 1-6 yrs. Beef & Chicken Entrée

Can size: 13 oz. with SKU: 5117273 and UPC: 5274270400
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#7 – Hill’s Science Diet Dog Mature 7+ yrs. Beef Entrée
Can size: 13 oz. with SKU: 5117275 and UPC: 5274270560
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If you have products to return and/or questions:

Contact the Hill’s Science Diet Customer Service at 800-445-5777 from 8 am to 5 pm CST, Monday through Friday.

 

Dog Food Recall: K-9 Kraving Chicken Patties Dog Food in Maryland ONLY

Three days ago, K-9 Kraving Dog Food voluntarily recalled their Chicken Patties dog food shipped between July 13th – July 17th, 2015 to the State of Maryland because the products are contaminated with Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes. Salmonella and Listeria Monocytogenes affect animals eating the products and a risk to people from handling the contaminated dog food.

Healthy people infected with Salmonella and Listeria Monocytogenes should monitor themselves for symptoms such as: nausea, vomiting, diarrhea (including bloody diarrhea), abdominal cramps and fever. In rare cases, Salmonella and Listeria Monocytogenes can result in serious ailments such as: arterial infections, arthritis, endocarditis, irritation to the eyes, muscle pain and urinary tract infections. Consumers exhibiting these symptoms should contact their healthcare providers.

Pets with Salmonella infections may become lethargic and have diarrhea with or without blood, fever, and vomiting. Some pets could have decreased appetite, fever and abdominal pain. Healthy pets could be carriers and infect other animals or people.

Consumers with additional questions can call the companies Consumer Relations team at 1-800-675-1471 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, EST.

Dog Food Recall: Raw Frozen Chicken, Fish & Produce (limited to Colorado, Vermont, and Pennsylvania)

OC Raw Dog Food Recall          FDA announced on September 28, 2015 that OC Raw Dog of Rancho Santa Margarita, CA is voluntarily recalling 640 lbs. of Chicken, Fish & Produce Raw Frozen Canine Formulation dog food. This is being done in an abundance of caution, as the product has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

Individuals handling raw pet food can become infected with salmonella, especially if they have not thoroughly washed their hands after having contact with the product or to surfaces exposed to the product. Healthy people infected with Salmonella should monitor themselves for some or all of the following symptoms: nausea, vomiting, diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, abdominal cramping and fever.

Pets with Salmonella infections may have decreased appetite, fever and abdominal pain. If left untreated, pets may be lethargic and have diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, fever and vomiting. Infected but otherwise healthy pets can be carriers and infect other animals or humans.

This voluntary recall is limited to Chicken, Fish & Produce Raw Frozen Canine Formulations that were packaged into 6.5 lb. Doggie Dozen Patties, 4 lb. Doggie Sliders, and 3 lb. Meaty Rox with the lot number 1819, and use by date of 05/05/16. These codes can be checked on the bottom left corner of the back of the package. Distribution is limited to customers in Colorado, Vermont, and Pennsylvania and sold to consumers through independent pet specialty retailers.

If you are in possession of this recalled product please submit a picture of the package with the lot number to Olivia@ocrawdog.com for verification. Either dispose of the product immediately or return the product to the retailer where you purchased it for a replacement product.

Bravo Recalls Dog and Cat Food

Bravo is voluntarily recalling certain products of raw and cooked foods for dogs and cats, due to possible Salmonella contamination. More information on this recall, can be found in the press release on the FDA website  http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm416452.htm

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Bravo® Issues Nationwide Recall of Pet Food for Dogs and Cats

May 14, 2014 – Manchester, CT – Bravo is recalling select lots and product(s) of Bravo Pet Food because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

Listeria monocytogenes is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.

Bravo! Dog and Cat Food Recall on May 14, 2014

However, healthy cats and dogs rarely become sick from Listeria. Animals ill with Listeria will display symptoms similar to the ones listed above for humans. People who have concerns about whether their pet has Listeria should contact their veterinarian.

Lot numbers and details can be located on the FDA Recall website.

RECALL: Two Abady Frozen Dog Foods

On June 19th, 2013, the Robert Abady Company of New York announced a voluntary recall of their two frozen dog food products due to Salmonella contamination.

1. Abady Frozen High Stress/High Performance Dog Food 3 lbs
2. Abady Frozen Growth Formula for Puppies of the Large & Giant Breed 31bs

The affected dog foods were distributed via retail stores and kennels in these states:

  • Connecticut
  • Massachusetts
  • New Jersey
  • New York

Please contact the Abady Company directly at 845-473-1900 or 877-99-ABADY with any question you may have.

RECALL: California Natural, Innova, EVO, Healthwise, Karma & Mother Nature Dog/Cat Food

Today, Natura Pet announced once again that they are recalling California Natural, Innova, EVO, Healthwise, Karma and Mother Nature dry dog and cat food products due to possible Salmonella bacteria contamination.

 

Read more on the FDA Recall Announcement.

Further information on pet food recalls over the past several years at the AVMA website.