Note: Recalls – of which there are three types – are actions taken by a firm to remove a product from the market. Recalls may be conducted on a firm’s own initiative, by FDA request, or by FDA order under statutory authority.

Below is a chronological timeline of dog food recalls encompassing: company in question, product(s) being recalled, the UPC codes, reason behind the recall, scope, and available contact info.

2018

Performance Dog Pet Food Recall (9/13/2018)

Brand name: Performance Dog Pet Food

Company: Bravo Packing Inc.

What’s being recalled: All Performance Dog Products including the following SKUs:

Performance Dog

Package Size: 2-pound plastic sleeve

Mfg Date Code: 071418

Performance Dog

Package Size: 5-pound plastic sleeve

Mfg Date Code: 071418

Reason for the recall: Possible Salmonella contamination

Scope of the recall: The recalled products are made by the manufacturer Tefco, which is located in Brooklyn, NY.

Steve’s Real Food Recalls Dog and Cat Foods (9/9/2018)

Brand name: Steve’s Real Food Recalls Dog and Cat Foods

Company: Steve’s Real Food

What’s being recalled:

Steve’s Real Food Turducken Recipe
Package size: 5-pounds
Lot number: J155
Best By Date: 6/4/19
UPC: 6-91730-15304-5

Quest Emu Diet
Package size: 2-pounds
Lot number: B138
Best By Date: 5/18/19
UPC: 6-91730-17103-2

Quest Beef Diet
Package size: 2-pounds
Lot number: A138
Best By Date: 5/18/19
UPC: 6-91730-17101-8

Reason for the recall: Possible Salmonella and Listeria contamination

Scope of the recall: No location information listed, however the company is based in Salt Lake City, Utah.

G and C Raw Dog and Cat Food Recall (8/6/2018)

Brand name: G and C Raw Dog and Cat Food

Company: G & C Raw

What’s being recalled: 30 1–pound containers of Pat’s Cat Turkey Cat Food and 40 2-pound containers of Ground Lamb Dog Food.

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Reason for the recall: Possible Listeria contamination

Scope of the recall: OH, MI, IN, PAN, KY, NC, and GA

Dave’s Dog Food Recall of June 2018 (6/13/2018)

Reason for the recall: Possible Listeria contamination

Scope of the recall: OH, MI, IN, PAN, KY, NC, and GA

Brand name: Dave’s Dog Food

Company: Dave’s Pet Food

What’s being recalled:

Dave’s Dog Food 95% Premium Beef

Size: 13-ounce cans

UPC Code: 85038-11167

Date Code: 08/2020

Reason for the recall: Elevated beef thyroid hormone

Scope of the recall: No location information is listed, however the company is located in Agawam, MA.

Merrick Recalls Multiple Dog Treats (5/23/2018)

Brand name: Merrick Pet Care
Company: Merrick Pet Care

What’s being recalled:

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Reason for the recall: elevated levels of a naturally-occurring beef thyroid hormone.

Scope of the recall: No location information is listed, however the company is located in Amarillo, TX.

OC Raw Dog Recalls Dog Food Due to Risk of Listeria (4/21/2018)

Brand name: OC Raw Dog Freeze Dried Sardines

Company: OC Raw Dog, LLC (Rancho Santa Margarita, CA)

What’s being recalled: About 1,560 pounds of Chicken, Fish & Produce Raw Frozen Canine Formulation. Manufactured on 10/11/2017. Lot # 3652. Expiration date of 10/11/18.

OC Raw Dog Chicken, Fish & Produce Meaty Rox

Package: 3 pounds

UPC: 022099069171

OC Raw Dog Chicken, Fish & Produce Doggie Sliders

Package: 4 pounds

UPC: 095225852640

OC Raw Dog Chicken, Fish & Produce Doggie Dozen Patty Bag

Package: 6.5 pounds

UPC: 022099069225

OC Raw Dog Chicken, Fish & Produce Meaty Rox

Package: 7 pounds

UPC: 095225852756

Reason for the recall: Potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.

Scope of recall: In the following states, with the intention of selling to independent retailers, and subsequently to consumers.

  • California
  • Colorado
  • Florida
  • Maryland
  • Minnesota
  • Pennsylvania
  • Vermont

OC Raw Dog Recalls Dog Treats (4/21/2018)

Brand name: OC Raw Dog Freeze Dried Sardines

Company: OC Raw Dog, LLC (Rancho Santa Margarita, CA)

What’s being recalled:

OC Raw Dog Freeze Dried Sardines

Size: 3.2 oz bag

UPC Code: 095225853043

Reason for the recall: Determined to have the potential to cause botulism (deadly disease).

Scope of recall: The below states and possibly has made it’s way outside via wholesale.

  • California
  • Colorado
  • Florida
  • Maryland
  • Minnesota
  • Pennsylvania
  • Texas

TruDog Withdraws Dog Food Due to Salmonella (4/18/2018)

Brand name: TruDog BoostMe

Company: TruDog

What’s being recalled:

TruDog BoostMe Mighty Meaty Beef Topper Meal Enhancer

Amount: 400 Cases

Lot #20190531 13815

Reason for the recall: Voluntary, possible Salmonella bacteria contamination.

Scope of recall: Continental USA via independent distributors. Also, company’s website TruDog.com and online retailer Chewy.com via direct delivery.

Vital Essentials Dog Food Recall (4/16/2018)

Brand name: Vital Essentials

Company: Carnivore Meat Company

What’s being recalled:

Vital Essentials Freeze-Dried Beef Toppers

6 oz (170 g) package size

Best by date: 06/04/2019 or 06/20/2019

Lot #: 13815

Product UPC: 033211006059

Vital Essentials Frozen Beef Chub Entrée for Dogs

5 pound (2.27 kg) package size

Best by date: 12/27/18

Lot #: 13816

Product UPC: 033211008817

Reason for the recall: Voluntary recall. Possible Salmonella contamination.

Scope of recall: Continental USA, distributed through independent retailers and online ones such as Amazon.com and Chewy.com.

K9 Natural Dog Food Recall (4/13/2018)

Brand name: K9 Natural

Company: K9 Natural Ltd.

What’s being recalled:

K9 Natural Frozen Chicken Feast
2.2 pound bags
Shipped to distributors in WA, CA, TX, CO
Distributed to pet specialty retail stores
Batch number: #170517 | Expiration date: 17NOV2018

K9 Natural Frozen Chicken Feast
11 pound bags
Shipped to distributors in WA, CA, TX, CO, PA
Distributed to pet specialty retail stores
Batch number: #150517 | Expiration date: 15NOV2018
Batch number: #160517 | Expiration date: 16NOV2018
Batch number: #170517 | Expiration date: 17NOV2018

Reason for the recall: Voluntary recall, potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

Scope of recall: Nationwide. The product was initially shipped to distributors in WA, CA, TX, CO, PA.

Blue Ridge Beef Dog Food Recall of March 2018 (3/27/2018)

Brand name: BRD Complete Raw

Company: Blue Ridge Beef -Eatonton GA

What’s being recalled: The 2 pound chubs of frozen dog food with the codes BRB Complete, Lot# GA0131, Manufacture Date 01/31/2018.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella and Listeria.

Scope of recall: FL, GA, NC, SC, TN

Help spread the word:

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Customers should discontinue use of this product and return the item to the place of purchase for a full refund. Questions and concerns may be directed to blueridgebeefga@yahoo.com.

Darwin’s Dog Food Recall of March 2018 (3/27/2018)

Brand name: Natural Selections, Zoologics

Company: Darwin’s Natural Pet Products –Tukwila, WA

What’s being recalled:

  • Natural Selections Chicken with Organic Vegetables Meals for Dogs, Net wt. 2lbs., Lot #43887, manufacture date 1/30/2018
  • Natural Selections Duck with Organic Vegetables Meals for Dogs, Net wt. 2lbs., Lot #44147, manufacture date 2/5/2018
  • ZooLogics Chicken Meals with Organic Vegetables for Dogs, Net wt. 2lbs., Lot #44037, manufacture date 2/7/2018
  • ZooLogics Turkey with Organic Vegetables Meals for Dogs, Net wt. 2lbs., Lot #44127, manufacture date 2/4/2018

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella, and possibly E. coli 0218.

Scope of recall: Locations for this recall have not been listed.

Help spread the word:

Darwin’s-Natural-Pet-Products-2018-Dog-Food-Recall-of-Natural-Selections-and-Zoologics

Customers should discontinue feeding any of these products to their pets and dispose of the remaining amount. Contact the Darwin’s Dog Food Company at 866-832-8319 Mon-Fri between the hours of 6AM and 6PM or Saturday from 7AM to 3PM for a replacement product.

Smucker Recalls Milo’s Kitchen Dog Treats (3/23/2018)

Brand name: Milo’s Kitchen

Company: J.M. Smucker Company

What’s being recalled:

Milo's Kitchen Recall list for Feb 2018

Reason for the recall: This product may contain high levels of thyroid hormone which can be harmful to dogs if consumed over a long period of time.

Scope of recall: No specific locations have yet been listed for this recall.

Help spread the word:

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Customers should discontinue feeding this product to their pets and contact the company at 888-569-6767 Mon-Fri between the hours of 9AM and 5PM.

Redbarn Expands Recall to Include Multiple Brands of Dog Chews (3/8/2018)

Brand name: Redbarn, Chewy Louie, Good Lovin, Dentley’s Brand

Company: Redbarn Pet Products LLC

What’s being recalled: All SKU’s ending in BC: Bully stick and Steer sttick in both single and multipacks.

Reason for the recall: Salmonella

Scope of recall: The outbreak originated in Colorado, the FDA tested raw materials from the facility these products were being sold and these tests came back positive.

Help spread the word:

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Not all products were recalled, keep in mind that only those with SKU’s that end in BC should be removed from the home. However, it is not necessary to throw the products away; you may return them for a full refund! Salmonella can harm the health of not only the pet but also the owner who may be handling a Bully or Steer stick. Be sure to wash your hands and take your dog to the vet if you notice  changes in their  appetite or behavior after consuming these products.

Tucker’s Raw Frozen Dog Food Recall (3/6/2018)

Brand name: Tucker’s Raw Frozen Dog Food  Recall

Company:  Raw Basics, LLC of Pleasant Prairie

What’s being recalled: Tucker’s Raw Frozen Pork-Bison Dog Food

Reason for the recall: Upon inspection, the Nebraska Department of Agriculture discovered that there were traces of Salmonella present in the product.

Scope of recall: Minnesota, Georgia, Kansas, Pennsylvania

Help spread the word:

Tucker’s-Raw-Frozen-Pork-Bison-Dog-Food-Recall-by-Raw-Basics-of-Pleasant-Prairie

The only items that were part of this recall includes the 5 pound boxes with the UPC code: 072635520017 and Lot code: 2771. If you think you may have handled a product that contains Salmonella, be sure to wash your hands well and be aware of any possible symptoms that you or your pet may have. So far no incidents have been reported.

Steve’s Real Food Recalls Raw Frozen Dog Food (3/3/2018)

Brand name: Steve’s Real Food

Company: Steve’s Real Food of Salt Lake City

What’s being recalled: Raw Frozen Dog Food Turkey Canine Recipe

Reason for the recall: The company itself decided to recall only the 5 pound boxes of frozen turkey nuggets, due to the possibility of Salmonella contamination after an inspection made by the Nebraska Department of Agriculture.

Scope of recall: Salt Lake City, Utah, CA, CO, CT, IA, KS, FL, MD, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, NJ, NV, NY, OR, PA, TX, UT, VA, and WA

Help spread the word:

Raw-Frozen-Dog-Food-Turkey-Canine-Recipe-Recall-by-Steve’s-Real-Food-of-Salt-Lake-City

Thankfully, there have not been any reports made of illness with owners or their pets. Check for the lot code #E178 and return the product for a full refund. If your purchase does not have a matching lot code, it should be fine for pets to consume.

Northwest Naturals Dog Food Recall | February 2018 (2/24/2018)

Brand name: Northwest Naturals

Company: Northwest Naturals

What’s being recalled: Northwest Naturals frozen Chicken and Salmon Pet Food

Reason for the recall: Listeria monocytogenes were found within the products labeled with a UPC code of 0 87316 38440 6, and a product best buy date code of 15 082218.

Scope of recall: California, Georgia, Michigan, Rhode Island, Texas, Washington

Help spread the word:

Northwest-Naturals-frozen-Chicken-and-Salmon-Pet-Food-Recall-2018

Initially, this product passed the test and made it to store shelves about a year prior to the Listeria discovery, sometimes around January 23rd 2017. On February 21st 2018, Northwest Naturals was notified of the contaminated batch of dog food. 94 cases containing the possible Listeria contamination were distributed, these cases have been eliminated since.

TruDog Pet Treats Recall | February 2018 (2/24/2018)

Brand name: TruDog

Company: TruPet, LLC

What’s being recalled: TruDog Treat Me Crunchy Beef Delight

Reason for the recall: The 2.5 ounce packages with Lot #20190514 13753 tested positive for Salmonella.

Scope of recall: Michigan

Help spread the word:

TruDog-Treat-Me-Crunchy-Beef-Delight-2018-Dog-Food-Recall

As a precautionary measure, this product has been recalled to prevent any other possible bad batches from being distributed to the public. If you have purchased a package with a matching lot code, you may return the item for a full refund.

Vital Essentials Dog Food Recall | February 2018 (2/24/2018)

Brand name:  Vital Essentials Dog Food

Company: Carnivore Meat Company

What’s being recalled: 73 cases of Vital Essentials Freeze-Dried Beef Nibblets Entrée for Dogs

Reason for the recall: There is a possibility of Salmonella contamination.

Scope of recall: Green Bay, WI

Help spread the word:

Carnivore-Meat-Company-Recalls-73-cases-of-Vital-Essentials-Freeze-Dried-Beef-Nibblets-Entrée-for-Dogs

The Michigan Department of Agriculture identified a positive sample through a routine inspection. This product was sold through retail websites such as Amazon.com and Chewy.com, with the contaminated product with the Lot #13753. If you have purchased a pack of the Vital Essentials Freeze-Dried Beef Nibblets with the Lot number listed, you may return the item for a full refund.

FDA Expands Nationwide Beefy Munchies Dog Treats Recall (2/19/2018)

Brand name: Smokehouse Pet Products

Company: Smokehouse Pet Products Inc.

What’s being recalled: All packages labeled “Beefy Munchies” regardless of size or package type.

Reason for the recall: The FDA made the decision to recall this product when the Colorado Department of Agriculture obtained 2 positive Salmonella tests of the 4 oz. package variety.

Scope of recall: Colorado

Help spread the word:

FDA-Expands-Nationwide-Beefy-Munchies-Dog-Treats-Recall-2018

This product comes in various sizes of packaging, the plastic tubs will be labeled as “Beefy Bites.”

Smucker Recalls Multiple Dog Food Brands (2/15/2018)

Brand name: Gravy Train, Kibbles N’ Bits, Skippy, Ol’ Roy

Company: J.M. Smucker Company

What’s being recalled: All 4 of the above wet food brands contained very small amounts of pentobarbital. This substance is used for the purpose of euthanasia.

Reason for the recall:  Although the amounts of pentobarbital are not harmful, the company has deemed these products to be below company standards.

Scope of recall: No information on location is listed.

Help spread the word:

J.M.-Smucker-Company-2018-Dog-Food-Recall-of-Gravy-Train,-Kibbles-N’-Bits,-Skippy,-Ol’-Roy

A full investigation was made concerning the presence of pentobarbital in Gravy Train, Kibbles ‘N Bits, Ol’ Roy, and Skippy. The incident was reduced to a mistake in ingredients by one specific supplier. Those who have purchased this product can return for a refund or exchange for another item.

Darwin’s Dog Food Recall of February 2018 (2/12/2018)

Brand name: Darwin’s ZooLogics

Company: Darwin’s Natural Pet Products

What’s being recalled: The ZooLogics Duck and Vegetable Meals for Dogs with the manufacturing dates 11/2/17 and 11/16/17.

Reason for the recall: In a message sent by the company founder, Gary Tashjin, it was confirmed that there was one incident in which a dog fell ill with Salmonella. However, this animal was also ill with other conditions that may have exacerbated the illness.

Scope of recall: No information was provided for the recall location, however the company is based in Tukwila, WA.

Help spread the word:

The-ZooLogics-Duck-and-Vegetable-Meals-for-Dogs-Recall-by-Darwins-Natural-Pet-Products

If you live in the U.S., you may file any issues with this pet food through your local consumer complaint coordinator.

Redbarn Bully Stick Dog Chews Recall (2/10/2018)

Brand name: Redbarn Naturals

Company: Redbarn Pet Products LLC

What’s being recalled: 7-inch Bully Stick Dog Chews in the 3 pack variety.

Reason for the recall: There is a possibility of Salmonella contamination.

Scope of recall: This product was sold in most U.S. pet retail stores.

Help spread the word:

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Keep an eye out for a 2.4 oz., green plastic bag with the expiration date 112120ABC, and the UPC code #7 85184 25105 8. The company did release a statement saying that the product was tested twice prior being sold and came back with negative results. However, they have chosen to recall this product anyway due to the positive sample collected in a retail store.

Raws for Paws Dog Food Recall (2/9/2018)

Brand name: Raws for Paws Dog Food

Company: Raws for Paws

What’s being recalled: 5-pound and 1-pound chubs of Ground Turkey Pet Food.

Reason for the recall: There is a possibility of these items containing Salmonella.

Scope of recall: Iowa, Minnesota, and Wisconsin

Help spread the word:

Raws-for-Paws-Dog-Food-Ground-Turkey-2018-Recall

The recalled products will have the codes 9900008, 9900009, 9900014, and 9900015 printed on them. There have been at least two reported cases of Salmonella.

Smokehouse Pet Products Dog Treat Recall (2/9/2018)

Brand name: Beefy Munchies

Company: Smokehouse Pet Products Inc.

What’s being recalled: All 4 oz. packages of the “Beefy Munchies” with UPC Code: 78565857957, the Lot# 449294, and a Best Used By date of 10/25/19.

Reason for the recall: Possible presence of Salmonella.

Scope of recall: Colorado, Michigan, North Carolina, Washington

Help spread the word:

Smokehouse-Pet-Products-Inc-2018-Recall

There have not been any know incidents of illness since the Colorado Department of Agriculture observed the positive Salmonella sample. However, customers may still return the unused portion of the product for a full refund.

Just Food For Dogs Dog Food Recall of January 2018 (1/15/2018)

Brand name: Just Food For Dogs

Company: Just Food For Dogs

What’s being recalled: JustFoodForDogs Turducken with the dates XX110118 to XX123118,

Beef and Russet Potato with the dates XX110118 to XX011419, and Fish and Sweet Potato with the dates XX110118 to XX011419.

Reason for the recall: Listeria monocytogenes

Scope of recall: No location is listed, however the company headquarters reside in Los Alamitos, CA.

Help spread the word:

JustFoodForDogs-January-2018-Recalls

There has been one known report of a customer whose dog has experienced vomiting and diarrhea after consuming this product. You may contact the company for a refund if your pet experiences the same symptoms, or you have purchased the Turducken, Beef and Russet Potato, or Fish and Sweet Potato food varieties with the same batch numbers listed above.


2017

Primal Dog Food Recall of December 2017 (12/22/2017)

Brand name: Primal Canine and Feline Freeze-Dried Poultry Formulas

Company: Primal Pet Foods

What’s being recalled:  

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Reason for the recall: The nutritional value of this product does not meet company standards.

Scope of recall: No locations have been listed, however the company headquarters are located in Fairfield, CA.

Help spread the word: There are no health concerns accompanied with this recall, the Primal Dog Food Company noticed upon evaluation that the size of the ground bone meal was not optimal. The FDA is not involved, but you may file with a consumer complaint coordinator if you do find issues with your product. The company has also offered a full credit for those who return the item to the retailer from which it was purchased; if you are not able to return the item to your retailer, you may contact Primal Customer Service at 866-566-4652 or email them at support@primalpetfoods.com.

Darwin’s Dog Food Recall of December 2017 (12/8/2017)

Brand name: Darwin’s Natural Selections

Company: Darwin’s Natural Pet Products

What’s being recalled: 

Darwin’s Natural Selections brand, frozen, raw Turkey with Organic Vegetable Meals for Dogs
Package size: 2 lbs.
Number of packages recalled: 1192
Date recall initiated: 10/17/2016
Manufacturing date: 7/20/2016
Lot number: 3142070
Reason for recall: Listeria monocytogenes

Darwin’s Natural Selections brand, frozen, raw Beef with Organic Vegetables Meals for Dogs
Package size: 2 lbs.
Number of packages recalled: 2391
Date recall initiated: 10/17/2016
Manufacturing date: 7/21/2016
Lot number: 3146070
Reason for recall: Listeria monocytogenes

ZooLogics brand, frozen, raw Turkey with Vegetable Meals for Dogs
Package size: 2 lbs.
Number of packages recalled: 1337
Date recall initiated: 10/17/2016
Manufacturing date: 7/25/2016
Lot number: 3155070
Reason for recall: Listeria monocytogenes

Natural Selections Duck Meals for Cats, frozen
Package size: 2 lb. net weight flexible film, partitioned into 4 quadrants
Number of packages recalled: 1560
Date recall initiated: 9/8/2017
Manufacturing date: 06/01/2017
Lot number: 38277
Reason for recall: Salmonella

Natural Selections Chicken with Organic Vegetables Meals for Dogs
Package size: 2 lb. net weight flexible film, partitioned into 4 quadrants
Number of packages recalled: 6,306
Date recall initiated: 12/4/2017
Manufacturing date: 09/26/2017
Lot number: 40727
Reason for recall: Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes

Natural Selections Duck With Organic Vegetables Meals for Dog
Package size: 2 lb. net weight flexible film, partitioned into 4 quadrants
Number of packages recalled: 3,924
Date recall initiated: 12/4/2017
Manufacturing date: 09/29/2017
Lot number: 40487
Reason for recall: Salmonella

Natural Selections Turkey With Organic Vegetables Meals for Dogs
Package size: 2 lb. net weight flexible film, partitioned into 4 quadrants
Number of packages recalled: 7123
Date recall initiated: 12/4/2017
Manufacturing date: 08/24/2017 and 09/20/2017
Lot number: 39937 and 40507
Reason for recall: Salmonella

Reason for the recall: Possible Salmonella and Listeria contamination.

Scope of recall: No location is listed, Darwin’s Natural Pet Products headquarters are located in Tukwila, Washington.

Help spread the word: No incidents of illness have yet been reported for this product, however the company is urging people not to allow their pets to consume any of these meals due to the recall. They have also released a statement that customers should record the lot number, date and time of manufacture and quantity of any leftovers. Double-bag the item in a plastic bag before throwing it into the trash to prevent further contamination. Afterward, you may contact productsafety@darwinspet.com for a replacement.

FDA Warning: Store-Bought ‘Bone Treats’ Could Kill Your Dog (11/28/2017)

Brand name: No specific brand mentioned.

Company: No specific company mentioned.

What’s being recalled: No recall is being made at this time, however the FDA is warning consumers not to purchase “Bone Treats” from any company or brand, due to the danger they pose to canine health.

Reason for the recall: There are several problems that may occur after your pet consumes a “Bone Treat,” mainly vomiting, diarrhea, rectal bleeding, obstruction during digestion, and possibly death.

Scope of recall: The FDA has issued a nationwide warning.

Help spread the word: It is best to discontinue “Bone Treats” of any kind, as the FDA has reported about 68 illnesses related to their consumption. Items labeled as Ham Bones, Pork Femur Bones, Rib Bones, Smokey Knuckle Bones should be avoided! If your dog begins to behave unusually or seems uncomfortable after consuming a “Bone Treat,” see a vet as soon as possible, even if the issue is not severe its best to seek help from a professional to avoid further health problems.

FDA Warning: Store-Bought ‘Bone Treats’ Could Kill Your Dog (11/28/2017)

Brand name: United Pet Group

Company: Spectrum Brands, Inc.

What’s being recalled: Companion Brand

United Pet Group is recalling certain packages of dog chews with the Companion brand on the label.

This recall is limited to dog chew products that contain rawhide.

Only products with lot codes listed on the back of the package that start with AH, AV, A, AI, AO, or AB and which list expiration dates from 06/01/2019 through 05/31/2020 are affected by this recall.

This includes all package sizes and/or weights.

The following contact information appears on the back of the package of the affected products:

Distributed by FOODHOLD U.S.A., LLC LANDOVER, MD 20785 1-877-846-9946

Dentley’s

United Pet Group is recalling certain packages of dog chews with the Dentley’s brand on the label.

This recall is limited to dog chew products that contain rawhide.

Only products with lot codes listed on the back of the package that start with AH, AV, A, AI, AO, or AB and which list expiration dates from 06/01/2019 through 05/31/2020 are affected by this recall.

This includes all package sizes and/or weights.

The following contact information appears on the back of the package of the affected products:

Pacific Coast Distributing, Inc. 19601 N. 27th Ave. Phoenix, AZ USA 85027

Enzadent or Dentahex

United Pet Group is recalling certain packages of dog chews with the Enzadent/Dentahex brand on the label.

This recall is limited to dog chew products that contain rawhide.

Only products with the below listed UPC codes printed on the back of the package and which list expiration dates from 06/01/2021 through 05/31/2022 are affected by this recall.

The following contact information appears on the back of the package of the affected products:

ENZADENT CHIPS MED 30 CT
17030030181

ENZADENT CHIPS PETITE 30 CT
17030030167

ENZADENT CHIPS SM 30 CT
17030030174

ENZADENT CHIPS LG 30 CT
17030030198

DENTAHEX CHIPS PETITE 30 CT
17030030228

DENTAHEX CHIPS SM 30 CT
17030030235

DENTAHEX CHIPS MED 30 CT
17030030242

DENTAHEX CHIPS LG 30 CT
17030030259

Manufactured for Vetoquinol USA Inc. Ft. Worth, TX USA 76137

Essential Everyday

United Pet Group is recalling certain packages of dog chews with the Essential Everyday brand on the label.

This recall is limited to dog chew products that contain rawhide.

Only products with lot codes listed on the back of the package that start with AH, AV, A, AI, AO, or AB and which list expiration dates from 06/01/2019 through 05/31/2020 are affected by this recall.

This includes all package sizes and/or weights.

The following contact information appears on the back of the package of the affected products:

Distributed by SUPERVALU INC. EDEN PRAIRIE, MN 55344 USA

Exer-Hides

United Pet Group is recalling certain packages of dog chews with the Exer-Hides brand on the label.

This recall is limited to dog chew products that contain rawhide.

Only products with lot codes listed on the back of the package that start with AH, AV, A, AI, AO, or AB and which list expiration dates from 06/01/2019 through 05/31/2020 are affected by this recall.

This includes all package sizes and/or weights.

The following contact information appears on the back of the package of the affected products:

Distributed by Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Bentonville, AR 72716

Good Lovin’ or Petco

United Pet Group is recalling certain packages of dog chews with the Good Lovin’ or Petco brand on the label.

This recall is limited to dog chew products that contain rawhide.

Only products with lot codes listed on the back of the package that start with AH, AV, A, AI, AO, or AB and which list expiration dates from 06/01/2019 through 05/31/2020 are affected by this recall.

This includes all package sizes and/or weights.

The following contact information appears on the back of the package of the affected products:

Distributed by: International Pet Supplies and Distribution, Inc. San Diego, CA 92121

Hill Country Fare

United Pet Group is recalling certain packages of dog chews with the Hill Country Fare brand on the label.

This recall is limited to dog chew products that contain rawhide.

Only products with lot codes listed on the back of the package that start with AH, AV, A, AI, AO, or AB and which list expiration dates from 06/01/2019 through 05/31/2020 are affected by this recall.

This includes all package sizes and/or weights. The following contact information appears on the back of the package of the affected products:

Distributed by H-E-B San Antonio, TX 78204

Priority Pet

United Pet Group is recalling certain packages of dog chews with the Priority brand on the label.

This recall is limited to dog chew products that contain rawhide.

Only products with lot codes listed on the back of the package that start with AH, AV, A, AI, AO, or AB and which list expiration dates from 06/01/2019 through 05/31/2020 are affected by this recall.

This includes all package sizes and/or weights.

The following contact information appears on the back of the package of the affected products:

Distributed by Lucerne North America LLC
P.O. Box 99
Pleasanton, CA 94566-0009
866-578-4395

Reason for the recall: These products may contain a chemical contamination.

Scope of recall: This is a nationwide recall.

Help spread the word: Customers should discontinue this product and return the item for a full refund. Direct all questions to Meg Rowley at 985-237-9786 Mon-Fri between 9AM and 5PM.

Loving Pets Dog Treats Recall | June 2017 (6/15/2017)

Brand name: Loving Pets Barksters and Puffsters

Company: Loving Pets

What’s being recalled: 

Loving Pets Barksters
Item #5700 Sweet Potato and Chicken
UPC 842982057005
Lot # 021619

Loving Pets Barksters
Item #5705 Brown Rice and Chicken
UPC 842982057050
Lot 021419

Loving Pets Puffsters Snack Chips
Item #5100 Apple and Chicken
UPC 842982051003
Lot 051219, 112118, 112918, 012719, 012519, 013019

Loving Pets Puffsters Snack Chips
Item #5110 Banana and Chicken
UPC 842982051102
Lot 112218, 112818, 112918, 013119

Loving Pets Puffsters Snack Chips
Item #5120 Sweet Potato and Chicken
UPC 842982051201
Lot 112818, 020119

Loving Pets Puffsters Snack Chips
Item #5130 Cranberry and Chicken
UPC 842982051300
Lot 020319, 112918, 020219

Whole Hearted
Item #2570314 Chicken and Apple Puff Treats
UPC 800443220696
Lot 121418, 121918, 122318, 010419, 010619, 010519

Reason for the recall: Through a quality control test, the company discovered the possibility of Salmonella contamination in the above listed batches.

Scope of recall: Location was not listed, however the company is based in Cranbury, NJ.

Help spread the word: Anyone who may have purchased these items may obtain a refund by returning them at the retailer where the product was purchased.

United Pet Group Recalls Multiple Brands of Rawhide Chews (6/11/2017)

Brand name: United Pet Group

Company: Spectrum Brands

What’s being recalled: American Beefhide

United Pet Group is recalling certain packages of dog chews with the American Beefhide brand on the label.

This recall is limited to dog chew products that contain rawhide.

Only products with lot codes listed on the back of the package that start with AH and which list expiration dates from 06/01/2019 through 05/31/2020 are affected by this recall.

This includes all package sizes and/or weights. The following contact information appears on the back of the package of the affected products:

Manufactured by:
Salix Animal Health, LLC
Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Digest-eeze

United Pet Group is recalling certain packages of dog chews with the Digest-eeze brand on the label.

This recall is limited to dog chew products that contain rawhide.

Only products with lot codes listed on the back of the package that start with AH, AV, A, AI, AO, or AB, and which list expiration dates from 06/01/2019 through 05/31/2020 are affected by this recall.

This includes all package sizes and/or weights. The following contact information appears on the back of the package of the affected products:

Manufactured by:
Salix Animal Health, LLC
Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

Healthy Hide

United Pet Group is recalling certain packages of dog chews with the Healthy Hide brand, Healthy Hide Good-n-Fit brand, and Healthy Hide Good-n-Fun brand on the label.

This recall is limited to dog chew products that contain rawhide.

Only products with lot codes listed on the back of the package that start with AH, AV, A, AI, AO, or AB and which list expiration dates from 06/01/2019 through 05/31/2020 are affected by this recall.

This includes all package sizes and/or weights. The following contact information appears on the back of the package of the affected products:

United Pet Group, a Division of Spectrum Brands, Inc.
3001 Commerce St. Blacksburg, VA 24060
800-645-5154

Reason for the recall: These products may have chemical contamination.

Scope of recall: Locations have not been listed at this time.

Help spread the word: Customers should discontinue this product and return the item for a full refund. Direct all questions to Meg Rowley at 985-237-9786 Mon-Fri between 9AM and 5PM.

Smallbatch Dog and Cat Food Recall of May 2017 (5/5/2017)

Brand name: Smallbatch

Company: Smallbatch, Inc.

What’s being recalled: Products in the 2 pound bags containing the following:

Lot: D032
UPC: 705105970974
Best By: 2/1/2018

Lot: E058
UPC: 705105970974
Best By: 2/27/2018

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: CA, CO, OR, WA

Help spread the word: Customers should discontinue use of this product and return the item for a full refund. Consumers should direct comments or questions to 888-507-2712 Mon-Fri between 9AM and 4PM.

Party Animal Dog Food Recall of April 2017 (4/18/2017)

Brand name:  Coco Licious

Company: Party Animal, Inc.

What’s being recalled: Coco Licious Beef and Turkey 12 oz. cans with the Lot #0136E15204 04 and a best by date of 07/2019.

Coco Licious Chicken and Beef 12 oz. cans with the Lot #0134E15 237 13 and a best by date of 08/2019.

Reason for the recall: These items have tested positive for pentobarbital, which is used in euthanasia.

Scope of recall: No location has been listed, however the lab results were reported from Texas A&M.

Help spread the word: There has been at least one report of a pet falling ill, and the company is urging customers to discontinue use of these products. Anyone with questions or concerns may contact the company at 855-727-8926 or at info@partyanimalpetfood.com.

Multiple Brands of Pig Ears Recalled Due to Salmonella | March 2017 (3/21/2017)

Brand name: Barnsdale Farms, HoundsTooth and Mac’s Choice

Company: EuroCan Manufacturing

What’s being recalled: All 12-pack and 25-pack bags of the above brands from the Lot 84.

Reason for the recall: Possibly contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: All retailers that have distributed this product throughout Canada and the United States.

Help spread the word: No illnesses have been reported as of yet, however the company has offered a refund at the place of purchase to customers who may bought the pig ears.

Blue Buffalo Dog Food Recall Event Number 2 of March 2017 (3/18/2017)

Brand name: Blue Wilderness Rocky Mountain Recipe Red Meat Dinner

Company: Blue Buffalo

What’s being recalled:  The 12.5 oz. cans with the UPC Code: 840243101153 and a best by date of June 7, 2019.

Reason for the recall: The Red Meat Dinner Recipe for Adult dogs may contain a higher level of natural occurring beef thyroid hormone than normal.

Scope of recall: The products were mainly sold online and are being recalled nationally.

Help spread the word: Consuming this product may cause your pet to urinate more frequently, drink more water, and they may appear restless. If your pet consumes this product for a long period of time, they begin to vomit, have difficulty breathing or diarrhea. One person has reported symptoms in their pet, however this dog has fully recovered. Discontinue use of this product and return to your retailer for a full refund.

Wellness Dog Food Recall of March 2017 (3/18/2017)

Brand name: Wellness

Company: Wellpet

What’s being recalled: Wellness 95% Beef Topper for Dogs 13.2 oz. cans with a best by date of 02/02/19 , 08/29/19, and 08/30/19.

Reason for the recall: High levels of naturally occurring beef thyroid hormone.

Scope of recall: No location information is listed.

Help spread the word: The company has requested that anyone who may have purchased these specific cans of food to send an email to wecare@wellpet.com or call 877-227-9587.

Blue Buffalo Dog Food Recall of March 2017 (3/3/2017)

Brand name: Blue Divine Delights and Blue Wilderness Trail Trays

Company: Blue Buffalo

What’s being recalled: 

BLUE Divine Delights Filet Mignon Flavor in Gravy, 3.5 oz cup, 84024312035

BLUE Divine Delights New York Strip Flavor in Gravy, 3.5 oz cup, 84024312037

BLUE Divine Delights Prime Rib Flavor in Gravy, 3.5 oz cup, 84024312039

BLUE Divine Delights Rotisserie Chicken Flavor in Gravy, 3.5 oz cup, 84024312041

BLUE Divine Delights Pate Filet Mignon Flavor, 3.5 oz cup, 84024312043

BLUE Divine Delights Pate Porterhouse Flavor, 3.5 oz cup, 84024312045

BLUE Divine Delights Pate Grilled Chicken Flavor, 3.5 oz cup, 84024312047

BLUE Divine Delights Pate Top Sirloin Flavor, 3.5 oz cup, 84024312049

BLUE Divine Delights Pate Angus Beef Flavor, 3.5 oz cup, 84024312051

BLUE Divine Delights Pate Roasted Turkey Flavor, 3.5 oz cup, 84024312053

BLUE Divine Delights Pate with Bacon, Egg and Cheese, 3.5 oz cup
84024312057

BLUE Divine Delights Pate Sausage, Egg and Cheese Flavor, 3.5 oz cup, 84024312059

BLUE Divine Delights Pate Steak and Egg Flavor, 3.5 oz cup, 84024312061

BLUE Wilderness Trail Trays Duck Grill, 3.5 oz cup, 84024312071

BLUE Wilderness Trail Trays Beef Grill, 3.5 oz cup, 84024312073

BLUE Wilderness Trail Trays Chicken Grill, 3.5 oz cup, 84024312075

BLUE Wilderness Trail Trays Turkey Grill, 3.5 oz cup, 84024312077

Reason for the recall: The foil seals on the packaging are not up to quality standards.

Scope of recall: Location is not listed.

Help spread the word: Customers are urged to discontinue the product and return to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Evanger’s and Against the Grain Dog Food Recall Expands (2/28/2017)

Brand name: Evanger’s, Against the Grain

Company: Evanger’s Dog and Cat Food Company Inc.

What’s being recalled:

Evanger’s Hunk of Beef, 12 oz. cans, Item #20109

Evanger’s: Braised Beef, 12 oz. cans, Item #20107

Against the Grain Pulled Beef, 12 oz. cans, Item #80001

Reason for the recall: The euthanasia drug pentobarbital was found to be present in the recalled product.

Scope of recall: This recall is nationwide.

Help spread the word: Customers are urged to return the product from the retailer which they items were purchased for a full refund or exchange. If your dog experiences nausea, drowsiness, or low energy levels, see a vet as soon as possible.

FDA Cautions Pet Owners Not to Feed Certain Dog Food Products Due to Adulteration with Pentobarbital (2/17/2017)

Brand name: Evanger’s, Against the Grain

Company: Evanger’s Dog and Cat Food Company Inc.

What’s being recalled: 12 oz. cans of Hunk and Beef wet food with the Lot #1816E03HB, #1816E04HB, #1816E06HB, #1816E07HB, #1816E13HB with the expiration dates being 06/2020. Grain Free Pulled Beef with Gravy Lot #2415E01ATB12, and a best by date of 12/2019.

Reason for the recall: The euthanasia drug pentobarbital was found to be present in these brands.

Scope of recall: No location is listed, however this food does not meet FDA standards and would most likely be recalled nationally.

Help spread the word: This recall is serious in nature due to reports of at least five dogs in one home that were affected after consuming these products. One was unfortunately euthanized, and 3 others received veterinary care. The contents of the deceased dog’s stomach matched that of the pentobarbital contents inside the can of food. This food is considered adulterated and does not meet FDA standards.

Against the Grain Dog Food Recall of February 2017 (2/14/2017)

Brand name: Against the Grain Pulled Beef with Gravy Dinner for Dogs in the 12 oz. can with a Lot# 2415E01ATB12, UPC Code with the last five digits 80001, and an expiration date of 12/2019.

Company: Against the Grain Pet Food

What’s being recalled: Against the Grain Pulled Beef with Gravy Dinner for Dogs

Reason for the recall: This food is possibly contaminated with pentobarbital.

Scope of recall: This product has been recalled in Maryland and Washington, it is no longer being distributed and has been removed from retailers.

Help spread the word: So far no incidents have been reported, however customers may return their purchase for a full case of Against the Grain food as compensation for the inconvenience.

Blue Buffalo Dog Food Recall of February 2017 (2/14/2017)

Brand name: Blue Buffalo Homestyle Recipe

Company: Blue Buffalo

What’s being recalled: The 12.5 oz. cans of the Blue Buffalo Homestyle Recipe Healthy Weight, Chicken with Garden Vegetables variety. The cans will have a UPC code of 8-40243-10017-0 and a best by date of 08/03/2019.

Reason for the recall: There is a possibility of aluminum metal contamination in this product.

Scope of recall: No location information is listed.

Help spread the word: No incidents of illness have been reported, however customers may return their purchase for a full refund.

Companion Dog Food Recall of February 2017 (2/9/2017)

Brand name: Companion Canned Dog Food

Company: Giant Food Stores

What’s being recalled: 

Companion Dog Food with Chicken and Rice, 13.2 ounce can, UPC: 68826707501, Best By 08/05/2019

Companion Dog Food with Chicken, Lamb and Rice, 13.2 ounce can, UPC: 68826700360,  Best By 08/05/2019

Companion Dog Food with Turkey and Bacon, 13.2 ounce, UPC: 68826700356, Best By 08/05/2019

Reason for the recall: Food may be contaminated with metal or metal particles.

Scope of recall: Location is not listed.

Help spread the word: No incidents of illness have been reported, however customers may return their purchase for a full refund.

PetSmart Grreat Choice Dog Food Recall of February 2017 (2/9/2017)

Brand name: Grreat Choice Adult Dog Food

Company: Petsmart

What’s being recalled: The 13.2 oz. cans of Grreat Choice Adult Dog Food with Chicken and Rice Classic Ground with a UPC code 7-3725726116-7, a best by date of 08/05/2019 and a Lot code of 1759338.

Reason for the recall: There is a possibility of metal contamination within the cans.

Scope of recall: No location information is listed.

Help spread the word: Petsmart has asked that customers discontinue the use of this product, they may return their purchase for a full refund.

Evanger’s Dog Food Recall of February 2017 (2/3/2017)

Brand name: Evanger’s Hunk of Beef

Company: Evanger’s Dog and Cat Food Company, Inc.

What’s being recalled: All cans labeled with the lot numbers: 1816E03HB, 1816E04HB, 1816E06HB, 1816E07HB, 1816E13HB, and an expiration date of 06/2020.

Reason for the recall: The euthanasia drug pentobarbital was found to be present in this product.

Scope of recall: California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Washington, and Wisconsin.

Help spread the word: So far, it has been reported that a total of 5 dogs have fallen ill due to the consumption of this product. Products have been pulled from shelves, and customers may return their purchase for a full refund.

Blue Ridge Beef Pet Food Recall | January 2017 (1/17/2017)

Brand name: Blue Ridge Beef

Company: Blue Ridge Beef

What’s being recalled: The 2 pound chubs of the Turkey with Bone raw frozen dog food with a UPC Code 854298001887 and a Lot #103 mfgda12716.

Reason for the recall: This product has the possibility of being contaminated with Listeria.

Scope of recall: Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina.

Help spread the word: The company has requested that customers dispose of the remaining product or return their purchase for a full refund. Customers can report questions or concerns to blueridgebeefga@yahoo.com.

2016

Blue Ridge Beef Pet Food Recall | December 2016 (12/9/2016)

Brand name: Blue Ridge Beef

Company: Blue Ridge Beef

What’s being recalled: The 2 pound chubs of the beef variety with the Lot #mfd ga8516 and UPC code 8542980011009. The second item would be the 2 pound chubs of the Kitten Grind variety with the Lot #mfd ga81216 and the UPC cde 854298001016.

Reason for the recall: There is a possibility of these products being contaminated with Listeria and Salmonella.

Scope of recall: Arizona, Florida, Goergia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas

Help spread the word: There have been two reports thus far of kittens falling ill after consuming these products, and at least one puppy has died. Although there is nothing linking these deaths to the consumption of the food, the company is voluntarily recalling this product as a precaution. Customers are encouraged to return their purchase for a full refund.

Cesar Dog Food Recall of October 2016 (10/7/2016)

Brand name: Cesar Classics

Company: Mars Petcare

What’s being recalled: Cesar Classics Filet Mignon with the first 7 characters of the Lot #631FKKC or #632GKKC. The variety pack flavors of this recall will have Lot #632D14JC, #633B24JC, #634A14JC, #634A24JC, #634B14JC, #634B24JC, #634E14JC, #635A24JC, #635B14JC, #636D24JC, and #636E14JC.

Reason for the recall: Small pieces of plastic were introduced to this product during processing and may be a choking hazard.

Scope of recall: No location is listed.

Help spread the word: Consumers have reported seeing bits of plastic in the food, but there have been no illnesses noted thus far. Customers may return their item from the place of purchase for a full refund.

Addiction Dog Food Recall of September 2016 (9/8/2016)

Brand name: Addiction Dog Foods

Company: Addiction Dog Foods

The New Zealand Brushtail and Vegetables Canned Dog Food Entrée, can size 13.8oz/390g, a UPC code of 8 885004 070028, and Lot #8940:02Dec2018

The New Zealand Venison and Apples Canned Dog Food Entrée, can size 13.8oz/390g, a UPC code 8 885004 070462, and a Lot #8936:01Dec2018.
Both have an expiration date of December 2018.

Reason for the recall: The nutritional values in this food are not safe for consumption as they contain higher levels of Vitamin A, and unsatisfactory levels of phosphorous and calcium.

Scope of recall: Location is not listed.

Help spread the word: No incidents of illness have been reported, however, customers may notice a decrease in their dog’s appetite after long term feeding. The company has encouraged consumers to discontinue this product, any cans that have not been opened may be returned for a full refund.

Blue Buffalo Dog Food Recall of May 2016 (5/31/2016)

Brand name: Life Protection Formula Dog Food

Company: Blue Buffalo Company

What’s being recalled: The 30 pound bag of Fish and Sweet Potato flavor of the Blue Buffalo Life Protection Formula with a best by date of 04/11/2017, and a batch #AH 2A 12:08-14:00.

Reason for the recall: This recall was a voluntary decision due to a quality issue, excessive mold and moisture were found to be present in the Fish and Sweet Potato variety.

Scope of recall: No location information is listed.

Help spread the word: There have been no reported cases of illness, but customers are encouraged to return their purchase for a full refund. Anyone with questions or concerns may contact the Blue Buffalo Company at 855-201-4331 between 8AM-5PM.

Smallbatch Pets Dog Food Recall of March 2016 (3/28/2016)

Brand name: Smallbatch Dog

Company: Smallbatch Pets Inc.

What’s being recalled: The 3 pound bag (in green) of the Duckbatch Sliders with a Lot # CO27, UPC code of 713757339001, and a Best By Date of 01/27/2017.

Reason for the recall: This product had positive test results for Salmonella and Listeria.

Scope of recall: California, Colorado, Oregon, and Washington.

Help spread the word: The company has requested that customers discontinue use of this product. Consumers should either dispose of the remaining product or they may return the items for a full refund. Those with questions or concerns may contact Smallbatch Pets Inc. at 888-507-2712, Mon-Fri from 9AM to 4PM. Alternatively, consumers may also email the company at info@smallbatchpets.com.

Fromm Dog Food Recall of March 2016 (3/18/2016)

Brand name: Fromm Gold

Company: Fromm Family Foods

What’s being recalled: 

Fromm Gold Chicken Pate Dog Food
12 ounce cans
Can case code: #11893
Individual can UPC: 72705 11892

Fromm Gold Chicken & Duck
Can case code: #11895
Individual can UPC: 72705 11894

Fromm Gold Salmon & Chicken Pate
Can case code: #11891
Individual UPC: 72705 11890

Reason for the recall: Abnormally high levels of Vitamin D were found to be present in the recalled products.

Scope of recall: Locations of distribution have not been listed.

Help spread the word: If your dog has exhibited a loss of appetite, they may need to see a vet. No illnesses have been reported, however consumers may return their purchase for a full refund. Those with questions, comments, or concerns may contact the company at 800-325-6331.

Purina Beneful and Pro Plan Dog Food Recall (3/11/2016)

Brand name: Nestle Purina

Company: Beneful Purina Pro Plan

What’s being recalled: The 10 oz. tubs of Beneful Prepared Meals, Chopped Blends, and Pro Plan Savory meals wet dog food.

What’s being recalled: 

Purina Beneful and Pro Plan recall chart for March 10, 2016.

Reason for the recall: This recall was voluntary due to the abnormal levels of vitamins and minerals.

Scope of recall: No locations have been listed.

Help spread the word: Customers may receive a refund by contacting the company at 800-877-7919.

Vital Essentials Dog Food Recall | January 2016 (1/15/2016)

Brand name: Vital Essentials

Company: Carnivore Meat Company

What’s being recalled: The 6 pound bag of Vital Essentials Frozen Chicken Patties Entrée for Dogs with a UPC of 33211 00807, the Lot# 11475, and a best by date of 11/08/16.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: California, Florida, Georgia, Rhode Island, Texas, and Washington.

Help spread the word: There have been no reports of illness, but Salmonella has been found in both human and pet products. Consumers should contact the company Mon-Fri at 920-370-6542 between the hours of 9AM and 4PM.

Big Dog Natural Dog Food Recall of January 2016 (1/4/2016)

Brand name: Big Dog Naturals Chicken Supreme and Big Dog Naturals Fish Supreme

Company: Big Dog Naturals

What’s being recalled: BDN Pet Foods Air Dried Fermented Natural Dog Food in the Chicken Supreme and Fish Supreme varieties.

Reason for the recall: There is a possibility of Listeria contamination within this product.

Scope of recall: Locations of distribution have not been listed.

Help spread the word: The company has requested that consumers discontinue the use of this product and exchange or return this product for a full refund. Customers with questions or concerns may contact Big Dog Naturals between the hours of 9AM and 4PM at 732-785-2600.


2015

Nutro Dog Treats Recall of December 2015 (12/13/2015)

Brand name: Nutro

Company: MARS Petcare

What’s being recalled: The 4 oz. Nutro CHEWY Treats with Real Apples with a UPC code 7910511344, and Lot codes beginning with the following numbers and regardless of the Best By date: 4 50, 5 02, 5 03, 5 05.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain mold.

Scope of recall: No distribution locations have been listed.

Help spread the word: Customers should dispose of the remaining product or return to their nearest PetSmart for a full refund. Consumers may report questions or concerns to the Nutro Customer Service Line at 800-833-5330.

Stella and Chewy’s Dog and Cat Food Recall of December 2015 (12/12/2015)

Brand name: Stella and Chewy’s

Company: Stella and Chewy’s

What’s being recalled: 

Stella and Chewy's 2015 recall part one.

Stella and Chewy's 2015 Recall Part 2

 

Reason for the recall: A batch of 8.5 oz frozen bags of Stella’s Super Beef Dinner Morsel’s tested positive for Listeria contamination. These bags had a Lot # 165-15 and a Use By date of 6-25-2016.

Scope of recall: United States and Canada.

Help spread the word: Consumers have been instructed to dispose of the remaining product, or they may return the item for a full refund. Those with questions or concerns should contact the company’s Customer Service Line at 888-477-8977 from Mon-Fri between the hours of 8:30 AM to 5PM. Alternatively they may direct questions to the email address info@stellaandchewys.com.

Centinela Withdraws Duck Jerky Treats from Stores (12/11/2015)

Brand name: Welcome Home Duck Jerky and Duck Treats

Company: Centinela Feed and Pet Supplies

What’s being recalled: No information on Lot #, expiration date or Best By date have been listed.

Reason for the recall: Tests showed positive results for antiviral and antibiotic agents that are not approved in the United States by the FDA. Specifically, these chemicals are not approved for poultry.

Scope of recall: No location information is listed.

Help spread the word: This was a voluntary recall made by the company, and customers are welcome to return their product to any Centinela Feed and Supplies store for a full refund. Customers may direct questions or concerns to the Customer Service Line at 310-212-1000 or send an email to contactus@centinelafeed.com.

Bravo Dog Food Recall December 2015 (12/10/2015)

Brand name: Bravo Chicken Blend

Company: Bravo Pet Foods- Manchester, CT

What’s being recalled: 

Only the below product tested positive for Salmonella:

Bravo Blend Chicken diet for dogs and cats
Item number: 21-102
Size: 2 pound (32 ounce) chub
Best Used By Date: 11-13-16
UPC: 829546211028

The following received negative test results, but the company still made the decision to recall as a precaution as these products were made in the same facility, during the same hours as the affected product:

Bravo Blend Chicken diet for dogs and cats
Item number: 21-105
Size: 5 pound (90 ounce) chub
Best Used By Date: 11-13-16
UPC: 829546211059

Bravo Blend Turkey diet for dogs and cats
Item number: 31-508
Size: 5 lb. bag of 8 ounce patties
Best Used By Date: 11-13-16
UPC 829546315085

Bravo Balance Turkey diet for dogs
Item number: 31-401
Size: 3 lb. bag of 4 ounce patties
Best Used By Date 11-13-16
UPC 829546314019

Reason for the recall: Certain batches of these products tested positive for Salmonella.

Scope of recall: United States

Help spread the word: This recall has been set in place by the Colorado Department of Agriculture, consumers with questions or concerns are encouraged to contact the FDA through a consumer complain coordinator in your area.

Dave’s Dog Food Recall of December 2015 (12/3/2015)

Brand name: Dave’s Simply the Best Dog Food

Company: Dave’s Dog Food- Agawam, MA

What’s being recalled: Only batches of the Dave’s Simply the Best Dog Food with the Best By date of 10/15/2016 are being recalled.

Reason for the recall: There is a strange odor in this food, suggesting the food may be spoiled or rotten. There were also abnormally high levels of peroxide within the food.

Scope of recall: No location information is listed.

Help spread the word: Customers with complaints or concerns may contact the FDA through a consumer complaint coordinator in your area.

Hill’s Science Diet Dog Food Market Withdrawal of November 2015 (11/29/2015)

Brand name: Hill’s Science Diet Dog Food

Company: Hill’s Pet Nutrition

What’s being recalled: These items have not been recalled by the FDA or the company, they have been placed on a Market Withdrawal for unknown reasons:
Science Diet Dog Adult Perfect Weight
12.8 oz
SKU 5210092
UPC 5274229750
All Date Codes/All Best Before Dates

Ideal Balance Slim & Healthy Chicken
12.8 oz
SKU 5210280
UPC 5274230770
All Date Codes/All Best Before Dates

Science Diet Dog Small & Toy Adult Beef Entrée
5.8 oz.
SKU 5092280
UPC 5274249660
All Date Codes/All Best Before Dates

Science Diet Dog Small & Toy Mature Beef Entrée
5.8 oz
SKU 5092282
UPC 5274249680
All Date Codes/All Best Before Dates

Science Diet Dog Adult Beef Entrée
13 oz.
SKU 5117274
UPC 5274270390
All Date Codes/All Best Before Dates

Science Diet Dog Adult Beef & Chicken Entrée
13 oz.
SKU 5117273
UPC 5274270400
All Date Codes/All Best Before Dates

Science Diet Dog Mature Beef Entrée
13 oz.
SKU 5117275
UPC 5274270560
All Date Codes/All Best Before Dates
Reason for the recall: No reason has been stated by the company.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed.

Help spread the word: Those with questions or concerns may contact the FDA through a consumer complaint coordinator in your area.

Blue Buffalo Dog Chews Recall of November 2015 (11/25/2015)

Brand name: Wilderness Wild

Company: Blue Buffalo Company

What’s being recalled: Cub Size Wild Wilderness Chew Bones with a UPC code: 840243110087, and an expiration date of 11/04/2017. This will be printed on the plastic packaging as ‘110417.’

Reason for the recall: These products may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: This recall is taking place in Petsmart stores in California, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, and Washington.

Help spread the word: No illnesses have been reported, however customers are encouraged to return the product to their retailer for a full refund. Those with questions or concerns may call the Customer Service Line at 888-641-9736 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM to 5PM, Monday through Friday.

Alternatively, customers may send an email to Bluebuffalo4260@stericycle.com.

Good ‘n’ Fun Beefhide Chicken Sticks Recall October 2015 (10/26/2015)

Brand name: Good ‘n’ Fun

Company: Salix Animal Health- Deerfield, FL

What’s being recalled: All Good ‘n’ Fun Beefhide Chicken Sticks of the 2.8 ounce with the item code: 82247, a UPC code: 0 91093 82247 1 and an expiration date ranging from 02/2018- 07/2018.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: This is a nationwide recall for the retailers Dollar Tree, Family Dollar, and Dollar General.

Help spread the word: Consumers should dispose of the remaining product or go back to their retailer of purchase for a full refund. Those with questions or concerns should contact the Customer Service Line at 800-338-4896 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8:30 AM and 5PM.

K-9 Kraving Raw Dog Food Recall October 2015 (10/5/2015)

Brand name: Chicken Patties Dog Food

Company: K-9 Kraving Dog Food- Baltimore, MD

What’s being recalled: K-9 Kraving’s Chicken Patty Dog Food has been recalled, however no batch codes or specific descriptions have been listed.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella and Listeria.

Scope of recall: Maryland

Help spread the word: Customers may return the product in the original packaging or by providing proof of purchase to their retailer for a full refund. Those with questions or concerns may contact the Customer Service Line at  800-675-1471 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 3PM.

Good ‘n’ Fun Beefhide Chicken Sticks Recall September 2015 (10/1/2015)

Brand name: Good ‘n’ Fun

Company: Salix Animal Health- Deerfield, FL

What’s being recalled: The 2.8 oz. packages of Good ‘n’ Fun Beefhide Chicken Sticks with a Lot #AO15010, an expiration date of 03/2018 and a UPC code: 0 91093 82247 1.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: This is a nationwide recall for the retailers Dollar Tree and Dollar General.

Help spread the word: Consumers should dispose of the remaining product or go back to their retailer of purchase for a full refund. Those with questions or concerns should contact the Customer Service Line at 800-338-4896 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8:30 AM and 5PM.

Dingo Dog Chew Treats Recall September 2015 (9/30/2015)

Brand name: Dingo

Company: United Pet Group, Inc. –Cincinnati, OH

What’s being recalled: Dingo Chip Twists “Chicken in the Middle” has been recalled in 2 different batches:

6-pack Best by Date 5/16/2017

16-pack: Best by Date 12/27/2015 and 5/16/2017

Reason for the recall: This product contains Amantadine, which is not approved for dog food products in the U.S.

Scope of recall: California, Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin.

Help spread the word: Customers with complaints may contact the FDA through a Consumer Complaint Coordinator in your area.

OC Raw Dog Food Recall of September 2015 (9/27/2015)

Brand name: Chicken, Fish and Produce Raw Frozen Canine Formulation

Company: OC Raw Dog of Rancho Santa Margarita, CA

What’s being recalled: The Chicken, Fish and Produce Raw Frozen Canine Formulations in the 6.5 lb. Doggie Dozen Patties, 4 lb. Doggie Sliders, and 3 lb. Meaty Rox with the Lot #1819 and Use By date of 05/05/16.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: Colorado, Pennsylvania, and Vermont.

Help spread the word: Customers should either dispose of the remaining product, or return the item for a full refund.

Consumers with questions or concerns may contact the company at 1-844-215-DOGS Mon through Fri from 9 AM to 4.

Nature’s Variety Instinct Dog Food Recall of July 2015 (7/24/2015)

Brand name: Instinct Dog Food

Company: Nature’s Variety

What’s being recalled: Instinct Raw Chicken Frozen Formula Diet with the following information:

Instinct Raw Chicken Formula Bites for Dogs
UPC# 769949611431
4 pound package
Best By date 04/27/16

Instinct Raw Chicken Formula Bites for Dogs
UPC# 769949611448
7 pound package
Best By date 04/27/16

Instinct Raw Chicken Formula Patties for Dogs
UPC# 769949611486
6 pound package
Best By date 04/27/16

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: Select retail stores throughout the United States and Canada.

Help spread the word: Consumers should discontinue the use of this product, and either dispose of the remaining contents or return the item to the retailer of purchase for a full refund. Those with questions or concerns may contact the company’s Customer Service number at 888-519-7387 between the hours of 8AM and 7PM, 7 days a week. Alternatively, consumers can send an email to cservice@naturesvariety.com.

Bravo Dog Food Recall July 2015 (7/23/2015)

Brand name: Bravo Chicken pet foods

Company: Bravo Pet Foods of Manchester, CT

What’s being recalled: 

List of Recalls from Bravo Pet Foods

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed.

Help spread the word: Customers with questions or concerns may contact the company by calling 866-922-9222 or by sending between the hours of 9AM and 4PM, Mon-Fri.

Tremenda Sticks Dog Chews Recall (7/21/2015)

Brand name: Tremenda

Company: Natural Dog Company- Windsor, CO

What’s being recalled: The 12 oz. bags of 12″ Tremenda Sticks Pet Chews with a UPC number 851265004957.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Missouri, Montana, North Carolina, Ohio, Utah, and Washington.

Help spread the word: Consumers are encouraged to discontinue this product and dispose of the remainder ore return these items for a full refund. Those with   questions or concerns may contact the company at 888-424-4602 Mon-Fri between the hours of 9AM and 5PM.

I and Love and You Dog Treats Recall of 2015 (7/13/2015)

Brand name: I and Love and You

Company: I and Love and You- Boulder, CO

What’s being recalled: The 2 oz. bags of Cow-Boom! Strips Beef Gullet Dog Treats with the Lot numbers ending in 4T1 or 5T1, a Best By date of 2016 or 2017 and a UPC number of 8 18336 01134 4.

Reason for the recall: The FDA discovered a possibility of Salmonella contamination in a sample of this product.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed.

Help spread the word: Consumers are encouraged to discontinue this product and dispose of the remainder ore return these items for a full refund. Those with questions or concerns may contact the company at 855-459-5683 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 5PM. Alternatively, you may email the company at service@ilypet.com.

Vital Essentials Dog Food Recall of 2015 (7/7/2015)

Brand name: Vital Essentials

Company: Carnivore Meat Company

What’s being recalled: 

Vital Essentials Frozen Beef Tripe Patties
UPC 33211 00809
Lot # 10930
Best by date 20160210

Vital Essentials Frozen Beef Tripe Nibblets
UPC33211 00904
Lot # 10719
Best by date 12022015

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Listeria.

Scope of recall: California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, New Mexico, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Texas, Vermont, and Washington

Help spread the word: There have been no reports of illness, but Salmonella has been found in both human and pet products. Consumers should contact the company Mon-Fri at 920-370-6542 between the hours of 9AM and 4PM.

Stella and Chewy’s Dog Food Recall of July 2015 (7/5/2015)

Brand name: Stella and Chewy’s

Company: Stella and Chewy’s

What’s being recalled: 

Freeze-Dried Chewy’s Chicken Dinner for Dogs /15oz/UPC: 186011000045/Lot: 111-15 and Use By Date: 4/23/2016

Freeze-Dried Chewy’s Chicken Dinner for Dogs /15oz/UPC: 186011000045/Lot: 111-15 and Use By Date: 4/26/2016

Freeze-Dried Chick, Chick, Chicken Dinner for Cats/12oz/UPC: 186011000434/Lot: 111-15 and Use By Date: 4/29/2016

Freeze-Dried Chick, Chick, Chicken Dinner for Cats/12oz/UPC: 186011000434/Lot: 111-15 and Use By Date: 5/3/2016

Carnivore Crunch – Turkey Recipe/3.25oz/UPC: 186011001103/Lot: 111-15 and Use By Date: 5/3/2016 and 5/4/2016

Frozen Duck Duck Goose Dinner Morsels for Dogs/4lb/UPC: 186011001394/Lot: 111-15 and Use By Date: 4/21/2016

Frozen Chewy’s Chicken Dinner Morsels for Dogs/4lb/UPC: 186011001387/Lot: 111-15 and Use By Date: 4/21/2016

Frozen Surf ‘N Turf Dinner Patties for Dogs/6lb/UPC: 186011000533/Lot: 111-15 and Use By Date: 4/21/2016

Frozen Chewy’s Chicken Dinner Patties for Dogs/6lb/UPC: 186011000120/Lot: 111-15 and Use By Date: 4/21/2016

Frozen Chewy’s Chicken Dinner Patties for Dogs/3lb/UPC: 186011000038/Lot: 111-15 and Use By Date: 4/21/2016

Freeze-Dried Chick, Chick, Chicken Dinner for Cats/12oz/UPC: 186011000434/Lot: 104-15 and Use By Date: 4/23/2016

Freeze-Dried Chick, Chick, Chicken Dinner for Cats/12oz/UPC: 186011000434/Lot: 109-15 and Use By Date: 4/29/2016

Freeze-Dried Tantalizing Turkey Meal Mixers/18oz/UPC: 186011000229/Lot: 105-15 and Use By Date: 5/3/2016

Freeze-Dried Tantalizing Turkey Meal Mixers/18oz/UPC: 186011000229/Lot: 113-15 and Use By Date: 5/3/2016

Freeze-Dried Tantalizing Turkey Meal Mixers/9oz/UPC: 186011000205/Lot: 105-15 and Use By Date: 5/3/2016

Carnivore Crunch – Chicken Recipe/3.25oz/UPC: 186011001080/Lot: 110-15 and Use By Date: 5/3/2016

Freeze-Dried Chewy’s Chicken Dinners for Dogs/15oz/UPC: 186011000045/Lot: 114-15 and Use By Date: 4/26/2016

Freeze-Dried Tummy Ticklin’ Turkey Dinner for Cats/12oz/UPC: 186011000663/Lot: 114-15 and Use By Date: 5/4/2016

Freeze-Dried Tummy Ticklin’ Turkey Dinner for Cats/12oz/UPC: 186011000663/Lot: 115-15 and Use By Date: 5/4/2016

Freeze-Dried Salmon & Chicken Dinner for Cats/12 oz/UPC: 186011000403/Lot: 107-15 and Use By Date: 4/23/2016

Reason for the recall: Specific product batches with a Lot # 111-15 may contain Listeria.

Scope of recall: United States and Canada.

Help spread the word: Consumers have been instructed to dispose of the remaining product, or they may return the item for a full refund. Those with questions or concerns should contact the company’s Customer Service Line at 888-477-8977 from Mon-Fri between the hours of 8:30 AM to 5PM. Alternatively they may direct questions to the email address info@stellaandchewys.com.

Stella and Chewy’s Stop-Sale Order and Potential Dog Food Recall (7/3/2015)

Brand name: Stella and Chewy’s

Company: Stella and Chewy’s

What’s being recalled: Currently, no product have been recalled. So far, only a stop-sale has been applied to these items by the Maryland Department of Agriculture.

Reason for the recall: Specific product batches with a Lot # 111-15 may contain Listeria.

Scope of recall: United States and Canada.

Help spread the word: Consumers have been instructed to dispose of the remaining product, or they may return the item for a full refund. Those with questions or concerns should contact the company’s Customer Service Line at 888-477-8977 from Mon-Fri between the hours of 8:30 AM to 5PM. Alternatively they may direct questions to the email address info@stellaandchewys.com.

Boulder Dog Food Company Recall July 2015 (7/2/2015)

Brand name: Boulder Dog Food

Company: Boulder Dog Food Company- Boulder, CO

What’s being recalled: The 3 oz. bag of Turkey Sprinkles Food Enhancer with a Best By date of 05/28/2016, Lot #743 and a UPC Code of 899883001224.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed.

Help spread the word: Consumers may direct questions to the Customer Service number at 303-449-2540 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 5PM.

Boulder Dog Food Company Recall June 2015 (6/19/2015)

Brand name: Boulder Dog Food

Company: Boulder Dog Food Company- Boulder, CO

What’s being recalled: The 3 oz. bag of Chicken Sprinkles Food Enhancer with a Best By date of 05/04/2016, Lot #998 and a UPC Code of 899883001231.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed.

Help spread the word: Consumers may direct questions to the Customer Service number at 303-449-2540 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 5PM.

Himalayan Dog Chews Recall of 2015 (5/28/2015)

Brand name: Special Ruff Roots All-Natural Dog Chews

Company: Himalayan Corporation- Muktileo, WA

What’s being recalled: Dog Chews in the following varieties have been recalled:
Ruff Root Sprout (Lot# SP001)

Ruff Root Stump (Lot# ST001)

Ruff Root Stalk (Lot# SA001)

Reason for the recall: This product may contain pieces of metal.

Scope of recall: This product was only sold in Petsmart, no specific locations have been listed.

Help spread the word: Those with questions or concerns may contact the Customer Service number at 425-322-4295 or email info@himalayandogchew.com.

OC Raw Dog Food Recall of May 2015 (5/16/2015)

Brand name: Turkey and Produce Raw Frozen Canine Formulation

Company: OC Raw Dog of Rancho Santa Margarita, CA

What’s being recalled: The 6.5 lb Doggie Dozen Patties and 5 lb. Bulk Bags of Turkey and Produce Raw Frozen Canine Formulations with the Lot #1511 and Use By date of 10/8/15.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: Colorado, Minnesota, Missouri, Pennsylvania

Help spread the word: Customers should either dispose of the remaining product, or return the item for a full refund.

Consumers with questions or concerns may contact the company at 1-844-215-DOGS Mon through Fri from 9AM to 4PM.

Nylabone Dog Chews Recall (4/26/2015)

Brand name: Nylabone

Company: Nylabone Products of Neptune- NJ

What’s being recalled: Puppy Starter Kits in the 1.69 oz. packages containing a Lot #21935, a UPC of 0-18214-81291-3 and an expiration date of 3/22/18.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: This product has been recalled in the U.S. and Canada.

Help spread the word: Customers are encouraged to discontinue the product, and return the remaining amount to their retailer for a full refund. Those with questions or concerns may contact the Customer Service number at 855-273-7527

Nutrisca Dog Food Recall (2/11/2015)

Brand name: 

Company: Tuffy’s Pet Foods, Inc. -Perham, MN

What’s being recalled: Certain Lot numbers of the 4 pound bags of Nutrinsica Chicken and Chick Pea Recipe Dry Dog Food with the UPC code 8 84244 12495. Below are the Lot numbers to look out for:

Lot Codes (first 5 digits): 4G29P, 4G31P, 4H01P, 4H04P, 4H05P, 4H06P

Best By Dates:

July 28/16, Jul 30/16, 31/16

August 03/16, 04/16, 05/16

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location was listed, however the recall was issued by the Ohio Department of Agriculture.

Help spread the word: Consumers are instructed to discard the remaining product and direct questions or concerns to the Customer Service line at 888-559-8833.

Pet International Beef Trachea Pet Treat Recall (2/11/2015)

Brand name: Buster’s Natural Pet Supply

Company: Pet International –Miami, FL

What’s being recalled: The 6” size of the 12 pack Buster’s Natural Pet Supply Beef Trachea Treat with a Lot #8501450 and a UPC code of 8501450.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: Conifer, CO and Lakewood, CO.

Help spread the word: Consumers are instructed to dispose of the remaining product and return the item with proof of purchase for a full refund. Customers should direct questions to the Customer Service line at 305-591-3338 Mon-Fri between the hours of 9AM and 5PM, or email the company at sergioh@petint.com.

J. J. Fuds Raw Pet Food Recall Expands Again (2/6/2015)

Brand name: J.J Fuds Raw Pet Food

Company: J.J Fuds –Valparaiso, IN

What’s being recalled: 

The 5 pound bags of J. J. Fuds Premium Natural Blends Chicken Tender Chunks, with a UPC Number: 654592-345935.

The 10 pound bags of J. J. Fuds Premium Natural Blends Chicken Tender Chunks with a UPC Number: 654592-345805.

The 5 pound bags of J. J. Fuds Premium Natural Blends Beef Tender Chunk with a UPC Number: 654592-345942.

The 10 pound bags of J. J. Fuds Premium Natural Blends Beef Tender Chunks with a UPC Number: 654592-345757.
The 5 pound bags of J. J. Fuds Premium Natural Blends Duckling Tender Chunks, Product UPC Number: 654592-345928
The 10 pound bags of J. J. Fuds Premium Natural Blends Duckling Tender Chunks, Product UPC Number: 654592-345737

Each of these products also have a Lot #All.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Listeria and Salmonella.

Scope of recall: Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin.

Help spread the word: Customers may return the product for a full refund, be sure the secure the remaining product in a sealable bag. For questions, comments, or concerns, customers may contact the company at jjfudds.com or call the Customer Service number at 888-432-5873 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 4PM.

Big Bark Dog Treats Recall (2/1/2015)

Brand name: Big Bark Pet Productions

Company: Grill-Phoria LLC –Loveland, CO

What’s being recalled:

 The recall for this product did not contain Lot numbers, however it was stamped with this label.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: Colorado, Wyoming, Utah, and Oklahoma.

Help spread the word: Customers are encouraged to discontinue use of this product and return the items for a full refund.

Those with questions or concerns should call the Customer Service line at 970-663-4561 Mon-Fri between the hours of 9AM and 5PM.

J. J. Fuds Raw Pet Food Recall Expands (1/28/2015)

Brand name: J.J Fuds Raw Pet Food

Company: J.J Fuds –Valparaiso, IN

What’s being recalled: 

The 5 pound bag of J.J. Fuds 2 oz. Duck Strips, with a UPC #654592-345928, and a Lot Code Date of 5/7/14

The 10 pound bags of J.J. Fuds 2 oz. Beef Strips , UPC #654592-345751, and a Lot Code Date: 1/6/15

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Listeria.

Scope of recall: No specific location information is listed at this time.

Help spread the word: Customers may return the product for a full refund, be sure the secure the remaining product in a sealable bag. For questions, comments, or concerns, customers may contact the company at jjfudds.com or call the Customer Service number at 888-432-5873 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 4PM.

J. J. Fuds Raw Pet Food Recall (1/23/2015)

Brand name: J.J Fuds Raw Pet Food

Company: J.J Fuds –Valparaiso, IN

What’s being recalled: The 5 pound bags of J. J. Fuds Premium Natural Blends Chicken Tender Chunks with a UPC #654592-345935, and a Lot Code date of 5/5/14.

 Reason for the recall: This product may contain Listeria.

Scope of recall: Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin.

Help spread the word: Customers may return the product for a full refund, be sure the secure the remaining product in a sealable bag. For questions, comments, or concerns, customers may contact the company at jjfudds.com or call the Customer Service number at 888-432-5873 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 4PM.

Jump Your Bones Pet Treats Recall (1/1/2015)

Brand name: Jump Your Bones

Company: Jump Your Bones, Inc. –Boca Raton, FL

What’s being recalled: The recalled were sold online and in stores called Boutique Bags. They will contain a UPC Code of 63633010041 for the 80 g., 2.82 oz., and .32 oz. varieties.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed at this time.

Help spread the word: Customers should dispose of the remaining product or return the items for a full refund. Those with questions or concerns may call the Customer Service number at 888-249-6755 Mon-Fri from 9AM to 5PM.


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Barkworthies Dog Treats Recall (12/25/2014)

Brand name: Barkworthies

Company: Barkworthies –Richmond, VA

What’s being recalled: The 16 oz. blue plastic pouch of the Barkworthies Chicken Vittles with a Lot Code #1254T1, a UPC #816807011510, and a Best By date of 05/2016.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: This is a nationwide recall.

Help spread the word: Customers are encouraged to discontinue use of this product and return the item for a full refund and a Product Recall Form which can be obtained via the company website. All other questions should be directed to 877-993-4257 Mon-Fri between the hours of 9AM and 5PM.

PetSmart Announces Recall of Certain Lots of Simply Nourish Dog Treats (10/8/2014)

Brand name: Simply Nourish

Company: Loving Pets Corp.

What’s being recalled: The Simply Nourish Biscotti with Beef & Sweet Potato Dog Treats with a SKU of 523800, a UPC of 73725747061 and an expiration date of 02/2016.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain mold.

Scope of recall: No states have been listed, however this recall is restricted to Petsmart stores.

Help spread the word: Consumers are encouraged to discontinue this product and return to Petsmart for a full refund. Those with questions or concerns should contact the Loving Pets Corporation at 866-599-7387.

Bravo Dog and Cat Food Recall (9/26/2014)

Brand name: Bravo!

Company: Bravo! –Manchester, CT

What’s being recalled: 
These products have tested positive for Salmonella:
RAW FOOD DIET BRAVO! TURKEY BLEND FOR DOGS AND CATS
Product Number: 31-102
Size: 2 lb. (32 OZ) plastic tubes
Best used by date: 11-05-15
UPC: 829546311025
Bravo! Blends All Natural Chicken Blend diet for dogs & cats
Product Number: 21-102
Size: 2 lb. (32 OZ) plastic tubes
Best used by date: 08-11-16
UPC: 829546211028

These products are being recalled as a precautionary measure:
Premium Turkey Formula BRAVO Balance RAW DIET
Product Number: 31-405
Size: 5 lb. (80 OZ) 2.3KG plastic tubes
Best used by date: 11-05-15
UPC: 829546314057
Bravo! Blends All Natural Chicken Blend diet for dogs & cats
Product Number: 21-105
Size: 5 lb. (80 OZ) 2.3KG plastic tubes
Best used by date: 08-11-16
UPC: 829546211059

Reason for the recall: Some of these products may be contaminated with Salmonella, the remainder are being recalled as a precautionary measure.

Scope of recall: This is a nationwide recall.

Help spread the word: Customers are instructed to discontinue the remaining product at the store from which the item was purchased, or at the company website bravopetfoods.com. All other questions may be directed to the Customer Service line at 866-922-9222 Mon-Fri between the hours of 9AM and 5PM.

Kong Aussie Sticks Recall (9/26/2014)

Brand name: Kong

Company: JAKKS PACIFIC –Walnut, CA

What’s being recalled: Kong Aussie Sticks containing the item numbers 75559 and 75560, and Best By dates of 1/30/16 and 1/31/16.

Reason for the recall: Due to improper storage and packaging, these items may contain mold.

Scope of recall: This product is being recalled in Petsmart stores nationwide.

Help spread the word: There has been some controversy surrounding this recall in regards to the “lack of transparency” of the companies involved. Customers should discontinue the product and return the items for a full refund. All questions or concerns should be directed to the Customer Service number at 877-875-2557 Mon-Fri between the hours of 7:30AM and 5PM.

Pedigree Dog Food Recall Expanded (9/1/2014)

Brand name: Pedigree Dog Food

Company: Mars Petcare –United States

What’s being recalled: All 55 pound bags of Pedigree Adult Complete Nutrition dry dog food containing the Lot Code #432E1KKM03 and a Best By date of 08/07/2015 will be recalled from Sam’s Club. All 15 pound bags of this product with a Lot #432C1KKM03 and a Best By date of 08/05/2015.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain an unspecified “foreign presence,” possibly pieces of metal.

Scope of recall: All Sam’s Clubs in Indiana (Kokoma), Ohio (Dayton, Holland, Lima) and Michigan (Comstock Park, Muskegon, Jackson, Roseville, Saginaw) are recalling the 55 pound bags. All Dollar Generals in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Tennesee that sold the Pedigree Adult Complete Nutrition dry dog food in the 15 pound bags will also be recalling these items.

Help spread the word: All questions or concerns should be directed to the Mars Company Customer Service number at 800-305-5206 between the hours of 8AM and 7PM.

Pedigree Dog Food Recall (8/27/2014)

Brand name: Pedigree Dog Food

Company: Mars Petcare –United States

What’s being recalled: All 15 pound bags of this product with a Lot #432C1KKM03 and a Best By date of 08/05/2015.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain an unspecified presence of “foreign material.”

Scope of recall: All Sam’s Club and Dollar General stores in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Tennessee will be recalling this product.

Help spread the word: All questions or concerns should be directed to the Mars Company Customer Service number at 800-305-5206 between the hours of 8AM and 7PM.

Hill’s Science Diet Dog Food Recall June 2014 (6/3/2014)

Brand name: Science Diet

Company: Hill’s Pet Nutrition –Topeka, KS

What’s being recalled: There are 15 bags of the Science Diet Adult Small and Toy Breed of the 15.5 pound variety, a SKU #9097, a Production Code of M094 and a Best By date of 08/2015.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella

Scope of recall: This product was recalled in California, Hawaii, and Nevada.

Help spread the word: Hill’s Pet Nutrition has asked that customers to discontinue the product and the company will arrange for the remaining amount to be collected at the customer’s convenience. Consumers will receive a full refund, questions should be directed to the Customer Service number at 800-445-5777 Mo-Fri from 7AM-7PM.

Pet Center Dog Treats Recall (5/28/2014)

Brand name: Lamb Crunchy’s

Company: Pet Center, Inc –Los Angeles, CA

What’s being recalled: The 3 oz. bags of Lamb Crunchy’s with a LAM-003, a UPC #727348200038 and a Best By date of 12/2015.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: This product has been distributed by Gelson’s Market, General Pet, Norsky Pet Supply, and Independent Pet in the states of California, Colorado, Washington, and Wisconsin.

Help spread the word: Customers should discontinue use of this product and may return the remaining quantity to the store from which it was purchased for a full refund. Questions or concerns can be directed the Customer Service number at 800-390-0575 Mo-Fri between the hours of 7:30AM and 4PM.

Bravo! Dog and Cat Food Recall (5/14/2014)

Brand name: Bravo!

Company: Bravo! –Manchester, CT

What’s being recalled: 

All 2 pound, 5 pound, and 10 pound tubes of Raw Food Diet Bravo! Beef blend for dogs and cats with the Product Numbers 52-102, 52-105, and 52-110. These items will have a Use By date 10/10/15 of 10/10/2015 or a date prior. These products have tested positive for Listeria.

The below products were recalled as a precaution:
All 2 pound, 5 pound, and 10 pound tubes of Raw Food Diet Bravo! Lamb Blend for Dogs and Cats, Product Numbers 42-102, 42-105, and 42-110. These items will have a Use By date 10/10/15 of 10/10/2015 or a date prior.
All 2 pound tubes of Raw Food Diet Bravo! Lamb Blend for Dogs and Cats with a Product Number 42-202. These items will have a Use By date 10/10/15 of 10/10/2015 or a date prior.

All 5 pound tubes of Raw Food Diet Bravo! Beef and Beef Heart for Dogs and Cats with a
Product Number 53-130. These items will have a Use By date of 10/10/15 or a date prior.

All 2 pound tubes of Raw Food Diet Bravo! 100% Pure and Natural Premium Grass-Fed Buffalo for Dogs and Cats with a Product Number 72-222. This product will have a Use By date of 01/07/2016.

All 2 pound and 5 pound tubes of Raw Food Diet Bravo! Turkey Balance Formula with a Product Number 31-402, and Product Number 31-405.

All 5 pound tubes of Raw Food Diet Bravo! Lamb Blend for Dogs and Cats with a Product Number 42-105. These products will have a Use By date of 2/11/16.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Listeria.

Scope of recall: No locations for this recall have been listed.

Help spread the word: Customers are instructed to discontinue the remaining product at the store from which the item was purchased, or at the company website bravopetfoods.com. All other questions may be directed to the Customer Service line at 866-922-9222 Mon-Fri between the hours of 9AM and 5PM.

Pro-Pet Dog Food Recall (2/6/2014)

Brand name: Hubbard Life, Joy Combo, and QC Plus

Company:  Pro-Pet LLC –St. Mary’s, OH

What’s being recalled: 

A complete table of the 3 listed recalled brands.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: AZ, CA, CO, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KY, MA, MN, MT, NC, ND, NB, NJ, NM, NY, OH, PA, SD, TN, TX, VA, WA, WI, WV.

Help spread the word: Customers have been instructed to discontinue this product. Questions or concerns should be directed to the Customer Service line at 888-765-4190 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 5PM.


2013

True Raw Choice Pet Treats Recall (11/22/2013)

Brand name: True Raw Choice Bulk Dehydrated Natural Pet Treats

Company: Your True Companion Pet Products

What’s being recalled:

Duck Feet -Lot #228870

Duck Wings -Lot #213825

Chicken Feet -Lot #214733

Lamb Trachea -Lot# 225215

Chicken Breast -Lot# 154339

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: This product was recalled in Canada.

Help spread the word: Consumers should contact the Your True Companion Pet Products Customer Service number at 855-260-5024 if they are not certain that their product is safe for their pet.

Bailey’s Choice Dog Treats Recall Expanded (11/7/2013)

Brand name: Bailey’s Choice Dog Treats

Company: Bailey’s Choice Dog Treats, LLC –Waleska, GA

What’s being recalled: 

100% Chicken Treat, Lot “Jun 2 2013”

100% Chicken Treat Lot “Jun 3 2013”

100% Chicken Breast Treat Lot “Jun 4 2013”

100% Chicken Treat Lot “Jun 15 2013”

100% Chicken Treat Lot “Jul 8 2013”

100% Chicken Treat Lot “Jul 11 2013”

100% Teriyaki Chicken Treats Lot #132881

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information is listed.

Help spread the word: Customers are instructed to discontinue this product and dispose of the remaining contents. Consumers should contact the company for a full refund by calling the Customer Service number at 770-881-0526 or by sending an email to thomdo4570@gmail.com.

Bailey’s Choice Dog Treats Recall (11/1/2013)

Brand name: Bailey’s Choice Dog Treats

Company: Bailey’s Choice Dog Treats, LLC –Waleska, GA

What’s being recalled: This recall has not been narrowed down to size or weight of chicken treats, however the Lot dates include 06/05/2013 and 10/08/2013.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information is listed.

Help spread the word: Customers are instructed to discontinue this product and dispose of the remaining contents. Consumers should contact the company for a full refund by calling the Customer Service number at 770-881-0526 or by sending an email to thomdo4570@gmail.com.

Joey’s Jerky Chicken Jerky Treats Recall (9/10/2013)

Brand name: Joey’s Jerky

Company: Kritter’s Kitchen Kreations, LLC

What’s being recalled: All Joey’s Jerky products have been recalled and are being tested.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: There have been at least 21 illnesses in Merrimack and Hillsborough Counties in relation to this product.

Help spread the word: Customers have been instructed to dispose of this product and contact the DHHS Bureau at 603-271-4496.

Purina One Beyond Dog Food Recall (8/30/2013)

Brand name: Purina One Beyond

Company: Nestle Purina Petcare Company –St. Louis, MO

What’s being recalled: The 3.5 pound bags of Purina ONE Beyond Our White Meat Chicken & Whole Barley Recipe Adult Dry Dog Food with a Production Code of 31071083, UPC Code #17800 12679 and an expiration date of 08/2014.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: United States

Help spread the word: Customers should discontinue this product and contact the Nestle Purina Customer Service number at 800-473-8546, 7 days a week 24 hours a day.

Iams and Eukanuba Dog and Cat Food Recall (8/14/2013)

Brand name: Iams and Eukanuba

Company: Proctor and Gamble Company –Cincinnati, OH

What’s being recalled: 

Complete list of Iams and Eukanuba recall

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed.

Help spread the word: Customers have been instructed to dispose of the remaining product and contact the company at 800-208-0172 Mon-Fri between the hours of 9AM and 6PM.

Dogswell Recalls Dog and Cat Jerky Treats (7/27/2013)

Brand name: Dogswell and Catswell

Company: Arthur Dogswell LLC

What’s being recalled: The Chicken Breast and Duck Breast Jerky advertised under the labels Breathies, Happy Heart, Happy Hips, Mellow Mut, Shape Up, Veggie Life, Vitality, and Vitakitty. These products will have a Best By date of 01/28/2015 or a date prior.

Reason for the recall: There are traces of an antibiotic present in this product that has not been approved in the U.S. The company has stated that this product was made in China.

Scope of recall: This product has been recalled in the U.S.

Help spread the word: Customers should discontinue use of this product and contact the company at 1-888-559-8833 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 5PM to arrange a full refund.

Abady Dog Food Recall (6/24/2013)

Brand name: Abady Dog Food

Company: The Robert Abady Company of Poughkeepsie, NY

What’s being recalled:

The 3 pound bags of Abady Frozen High Stress/High Performance Dog Food

The 3 pound bags of Abady Frozen Growth Formula for Puppies of the Large and Giant Breed

No Lot Codes or UPC Codes have been assigned to the packaging for these products.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Massachusetts.

Help spread the word: Consumers are encouraged to dispose of the remaining product or return the items for a full refund. Questions or concerns should be directed to the company’s Customer Service line at 845-473-1900.

Innova, EVO, California Natural, Healthwise Dog Food Recall (6/18/2013)

Brand name: Innova, EVO, California Natural, Healthwise, Karma, and Mother Nature.

Company: Natural Pet Products of Fremont, NE

What’s being recalled: 

All of the following items with an expiration date of 06/10/2014 regardless of Lot Code, UPC or packing are being recalled:
Innova Dry Dog and Cat Food, biscuits, bars, and treats

EVO Dry Dog, Cat, and Ferret Foods, biscuits, bars, and treats

Karma Dry Dog Foods

Mother Nature biscuits, bars, and treats

California Natural Dry Dog and Cat Food, biscuits, bars, and treats

Reason for the recall: These products may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: United States and Canada

Help spread the word: Consumers should discontinue this product and contact the company at 800-224-6123 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 530PM.

Great Life Withholds Specific Buffalo Recipe Dog Foods (5/4/2013)

Brand name: Great Life

Company: Great Life Performance Pet Products

What’s being recalled: The company has chosen to voluntarily withhold sale of the Great Life Grain Free Buffalo and Dr. E’s Grain Free Buffalo

Reason for the recall: Packages contain a foul smelling odor before the scheduled date of expiration.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed.

Help spread the word: The cause of this odor is currently being investigated.

Natura Pet Widens Recall of California Natural, Innova, EVO and More (4/20/2013)

Brand name: Innova, EVO, California Natural, Healthwise, Karma, and Mother Nature.

Company: Natura Pet Products of Fremont, NE

What’s being recalled: 

The following items with the expiration date 03/24/2014 and earlier are included in this recall.

Innova Cat Treats

Wild Cravings Turkey & Chicken Formula Cat Treats

Wild Cravings Herring & Salmon Formula Cat Treats

Wild Cravings Weight Management Cat Treats

Reason for the recall: These products may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: United States and Canada

Help spread the word: Consumers should discontinue this product and contact the company at 800-224-6123 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 530PM.

Breeder’s Choice Recalls Active Care Healthy Joint Dog Treats (4/17/2013)

Brand name: Breeder’s Choice

Company: Breeder’s Choice Pet Food of Irwindale, CA

What’s being recalled: The 24 oz. packages of Breeder’s Choice Active Care Healthy Joint Treats with a SKU #BCP-080, a UPC Code 0130104895, and a Best By date of 12/19/2013.

Reason for the recall: This product has tested positive for mold.

Scope of recall: No locations have been listed for this recall.

Help spread the word: Questions or concerns should be directed to the Customer Care line at 866-500-6286 or visit goactivedog.gov.

Bravo! Raw Frozen Dog Food Recall (4/3/2013)

Brand name: Bravo!

Company: Bravo! –Manchester, CT

What’s being recalled: 

Item #21-405 – 5 lb chub (tube) of Bravo! Chicken Balance frozen raw diet with a “best used by” date of 3-6-15 or 3-12-15

Item #21-102 – 2 lb. chub (tube) of Bravo! Chicken Blend frozen raw diet with a “best used by” date of 3-21-15

Item #51-508 – 5 lb. bag of Bravo! Beef Blend Burgers with a “best used by” date of 3-21-15 or 3-22-15

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No locations have been listed.

Help spread the word: Consumers can contact the company at 866-922-9222 Mon-Fri 9AM-5PM with questions, or visit the company website.

BARF World Dog Food Recall (4/1/2013)

Brand name: BARF

Company: BARF World Inc.

What’s being recalled: BARF Lamb Patties and BARF Combo Patties in the regular and bulk packages will have a Use By date of 07/2013.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed at this time.

Help spread the word: Customers have been instructed to discontinue these products, but they may continue using other types of BARF pet foods. For refunds, Christopher Hampson at 866-282-2273.

Natura Pet Expands Recall of California Natural, Innova, EVO and More (3/29/2013)

Brand name: California Natural, Innova, EVO, Karma, and Healthwise

Company: Natura Pet

What’s being recalled: EVO Turkey & Chicken Cat Food and Innova Treats. Retailers have been instructed to remove specific SKU’s from shelves, however these SKU’s have not been listed.

Reason for the recall: These products may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No specific locations have been listed at this time.

Help spread the word: Questions or concerns should be directed to the number 800-224-6123.

Iams Withdraws Shakeables Brand Dog Treats (3/21/2013)

Brand name: Iams

Company: Proctor and Gamble

What’s being recalled: 

A complete list of Turkey and Lamb recalls for Iams Shakeable Treats.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain mold.

Scope of recall: No specific locations have been listed at this time.

Help spread the word: Customers may return their product for a full refund at their nearest Petsmart. Direct all questions to the Customer Service number at 877-894-4458.

EVO, Innova, California Natural and HealthWise Dog Food Recall (3/18/2013)

Brand name: California Natural, Innova, EVO, and Healthwise

Company: Natura Pet Products

What’s being recalled: EVO Turkey & Chicken Cat Food and Innova Treats. Retailers have been instructed to remove specific SKU’s from shelves, however these SKU’s have not been listed.

Reason for the recall: These products may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No specific locations have been listed at this time.

Help spread the word: Questions or concerns should be directed to the number 800-224-6123.

Warning Issued for Bravo! and Steve’s Real Raw Pet Foods (3/13/2013)

Brand name: Bravo!

Company: Bravo! LLC –Manchester, CT

What’s being recalled: Customers should avoid handling the 2 pound Chicken Blend for Dogs and Cats with a Use By date of 06/14/14.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No locations have been listed.

Help spread the word: Consumers can contact the company at 866-922-9222 Mon-Fri 9AM-5PM with questions, or visit the company website.

Jones Natural Chews Recalls Woofers Beef Patties for Dogs (3/12/2013)

Brand name: Woofers

Company:  Jones Natural Chews Company -Rockford, IL

What’s being recalled: 

Jones Natural Chews Co Woofers (beef patties) 1 pack shrink-wrap, 50 count box, Item UPC 741956008657, Lot 3102, Best By 11/05/15.

Jones Natural Chews Co Woofers (beef patties) 1 pack shrink-wrap, 50 count box, Item UPC 741956008183, Lot 2892BF-Best By 10/15/15, Lot 2962PWV-Best By 10/22/15, Lot 2962ASC-Best By 10/22/15, and Lot 3032ASL-Best By 10/29/15.

Jones Natural Chews Co Woofers (beef patties) 2pack shrink-wrap, 25ct box, item UPC 741956008190, Lot 2962ASC-Best By 10/22/15 and Lot 3032ASL-Best By 10/29/15.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: AZ, CA, CO, PA, VA, WI

Help spread the word: Customers may return the remaining product for a full refund. Questions should be directed to 877-481-2663 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 5PM.

Diggin’ Your Dog Withdraws Pet Treats Due to Salmonella (3/8/2013)

Brand name: Diggin’ Your Dog

Company: Diggin’ Your Dog

What’s being recalled: The 5 pound bags of Strippin’ Chicks Pet Treats with the Lot Code 250322 and a Use By date of 02/23/2014.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: This product was distributed in Nevada.

Help spread the word: Customers are instructed to discontinue feeding their pets this product. The company is providing a full refund an extra dollar for postage. Mail the UPC and Lot Code to Diggin Your Dog, LLC, PO Box 17306 Reno, NV 89511.

Steve’s Real Food Recalled Due to Salmonella (3/8/2013)

Brand name: Steve’s Real Food

Company: Steve’s Real Food of Murray, UT

What’s being recalled: The 5 pound bags of Turducken Canine Diet patties in the 8 oz. variety. These are sold in green and tan bags with the Lot #209-10-27-13 and an expiration date of 10/27/2013.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: CA, CT, MS, ME, MN, NH, NY, TN

Help spread the word: Customers may return these items for a full refund. Questions can be directed to the Customer Service line at 801-540-8481 or send an email to gary@stevesrealfood.com Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 5PM.

Hy-Vee Dog Food Recall (2/23/2013)

Brand name: Hy-Vee Dog Food

Company: Hy-Vee Inc.

What’s being recalled: 

Hy-Vee Complete Dog Complete Nutrition (Green 34 lb. bag) UPC #07545005647 with lot number ending with 29812KC and a “Best By” date of 11/24/13

Hy-Vee Complete Dog Complete Nutrition (Green 8 lb. bag) UPC #07545005667 with a lot number ending with 29812KC and a “Best By” date of 11/24/13

Hy-Vee Complete Dog Complete Nutrition (Green 4.4 lb. bag) UPC #07545005665 with a Lot number ending with 29812KC and a “Best By” date of 11/24/13

Hy-Vee Complete Dog Complete Nutrition (Green 4.4 lb. bag) UPC #07545005665 with a lot number ending with 29912KC and a “Best By” date of 11/25/13

Hy-Vee Complete Dog Bites, Bones & Squares (Yellow 20 lb. bag) UPC #07545005680 with a lot number ending with 29312KC and a “Best By” date of 11/19/13

Hy-Vee Complete Dog Bites, Bones & Squares (Yellow 4.4 lb. bag) UPC #07545005560 with a lot number ending with 29312KC and a “Best By” date of 11/19/13

Reason for the recall: This product contains Aflatoxin due to contaminated corn product.

Scope of recall: IA, IL, MO, KS, NE, SD, MN, WI

Help spread the word: Customers should discontinue use of this product and return the items for a full refund, whether or not the package is opened.  Questions should be directed to the Customer Service line 800-289-8343 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 4PM.

Kasel Dog Treats Recall Expands to Include More Products and Retailers (2/22/2013)

Brand name: Kasel Dog Treats

Company: Kasel Associated Industries

What’s being recalled: 

A complete list of the Kasel recall.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: Target, Petco, Sam’s Club, Costco, Menards

Help spread the word: Consumers should discontinue use of this product.

Honest Kitchen Recalls Five Lots of Dog Food (2/21/2013)

Brand name: Verve, Zeal, and Thrive dog foods.

Company: Honest Kitchen

What’s being recalled: 

A complete list of the Honest Kitchen recalls.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: This is a nationwide recall in the U.S.

Help spread the word: Customers are instructed to dispose of the remaining product, questions or comments should be directed to 866-437-9729 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 4PM. Alternatively, an email can be sent to info@thehonestkitchen.com.

Nutri-Vet Recalls Chicken Jerky Dog Treats (2/21/2013)

Brand name: Nutri-Vet and NutriPet

Company: Nutri-Vet LLC. –Boise, ID

What’s being recalled: 

A complete list of the Nutri-Vet recalls.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: This is a nationwide recall.

Help spread the word: Consumers may return this product for a full refund, all questions can be directed to the Customer Service line 877-729-8668 Mon-Fri between the hours of 7AM and 5PM.

Kasel Recalls Multiple Brands of Dog Treats Due to Salmonella (2/20/2013)

Brand name: Boots & Barkley, Bixbi, Nature’s Deli, Colorado Naturals, Petco, Best Bully Stick items

Company: Kasel Associated Industries

What’s being recalled: 

A complete list of Kasel recalls.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: Locations have not been listed for this recall. The product was manufactured in Colorado.

Help spread the word: Customers may direct questions to 800-218-4417 Mon-Fri 7AM to 5PM.

Nature’s Variety Dog Food Recall February 2013 (2/15/2013)

Brand name: Instinct Raw Organic Chicken Formula

Company: Nature’s Variety

What’s being recalled: The below items should have an expiration date of 10/04/2013:

Instinct Raw Organic Chicken Formula patties, 6 lbs. bag

Instinct Raw Organic Chicken Formula patties, 36 lbs. case

Instinct Raw Organic Chicken Formula medallions, 3 lbs. bag

Instinct Raw Organic Chicken Formula medallions, 27 lbs. case

Reason for the recall: These products may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: United States and Canada

Help spread the word: Customers may direct questions to 888-519-7387 Mon-Fri 8AM to 5PM. A full refund can be obtained by returning the items to the place of purchase.

Hartz Recalls Contaminated Dog Treats (1/26/2013)

Brand name: Hartz

Company: The Hartz Mountain Corporation of Secaucus, NJ

What’s being recalled: 

All Hartz® Chicken Chews™ Soft and Tenders:

3.5 oz package, 8 oz package, 16 oz package, 24 oz package, 20 oz package

All Hartz® Chicken Chews™ Soft and Tender Bite Sized:

5.7 oz package, 16 oz package, 16 oz package

All Hartz® Oinkies® Pig Skin Twists wrapped with Chicken

20 pack Pig Skin Twist Sticks, 7 pack Mini Pig Skin Twists wrapped with Chicken, 15 pack Mini Pig Skin Twists wrapped with Chicken, 5 pack Pig Skin Twists wrapped with Chicken

Reason for the recall: This product contains an antibiotic residue not legal in the U.S.

Scope of recall: United States, these products were made in China.

Help spread the word: Customers can direct all questions to 800-275-1414.

Publix Chicken Tenders Dog Chew Treats Recall (1/11/2013)

Brand name: Publix

Company: Publix Super Markets of Lakeland, FL 

What’s being recalled: The 3.5 oz. bags of Publix Chicken Tender Dog Chews with the item #41415-18527

Reason for the recall: This product contains antibiotic residue.

Scope of recall: FL, AL, GA, SC, TN

Help spread the word: Those with complaints can file a Consumer Complaint Report with an FDA coordinator in your area.

IMS Trading Group Withdraws Chicken Jerky Dog Treats Due to Drug Residue (1/11/2013)

Brand name: Cadet Brand Chicken Jerky Treat

Company: IMS Trading Corp

What’s being recalled: Cadet brand Chicken Jerky Treat products

Reason for the recall: This product contains an antibiotic that is not approved by the FDA in the U.S.

Scope of recall: United States, New York

Help spread the word: This product is being recalled and re-tested. Complaints should be directed to a Consumer Complaint Coordinator in your area.

Milo’s Kitchen Recalls Chicken Jerky and Chicken Grillers Dog Treats (1/9/2013)

Brand name: Chicken Jerky and Chicken Grillers

Company: Milo’s Kitchen

What’s being recalled: All Milo’s Chicken Jerky and Chicken Grillers are being recalled, no other information has been released at this time.

Reason for the recall: Traces of antibiotic were found in this product that should not have been present.

Scope of recall: United States

Help spread the word: This was a voluntary recall made by the company.

Waggin’ Train and Canyon Creek Ranch Chicken Jerky Treats Recall (1/9/2013)

Brand name: Waggin’ Train and Canyon Creek Ranch

Company:  Nestlé Purina PetCare Company -St. Louis, MO 

What’s being recalled: Waggin’ Train and Canyon Creek Ranch chicken jerky products.

Reason for the recall: This food contained an antibiotic that should not have been present.

Scope of recall: New York State

Help spread the word: Customers may direct questions to 800-982-0704 or send an email to www.waggintrainbrand.com.


2012

Claudia’s Cuisine Dog Candy Voluntary Product Withdrawal (12/7/2012)

Brand name: Claudia’s Cuisine

Company: Petsmart

What’s being recalled: The 17.5 oz. Dog Candy Fruit Hound Cake and Dog Candy Blueberry Hound Cake.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain mold.

Scope of recall: Petsmart retail stores.

Help spread the word: Customers may return their product to Petsmart for a full refund. Questions can be directed to the Customer Service number at 501-851-0002, or send an email to Irma@claudiascaninecuisine.com.

Nature’s Deli Chicken Jerky Dog Treats Warning Expands (12/6/2012)

Brand name: Nature’s Deli Chicken Jerky Dog Treats

Company: Kasel Asssociated Industries

What’s being recalled: The 3 pound packages of Natures Deli Chicken Jerky Dog Treats with a BESTBY061913DEN stamp.

Reason for the recall: These products may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: United States, Colorado

Help spread the word: Consumers should dispose of this product and place in a tamper proof garbage can.

Priority Total Pet Care Dog Treats Recall (11/21/2012)

Brand name: Priority Total Pet Care

Company: Carolina Prime Pet, Inc.

What’s being recalled: 

The recall event includes Priority Total Pet Care All Natural Bullstrips in the 5-count package and carrying the UPC 0-21130-42080-3 with the following lot codes:

Lot Code: 20082712 S 3195

Lot Code: 20090312 S3195

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: Safeway Stores -Arizona, California, Colorado, Delaware, Hawaii, Maryland, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, South Dakota, Virginia, Washington DC and Wyoming.

Vons, Pavilions and Pak ‘N Save stores in California

Randalls and Tom Thumb stores in Texas

Genuardi’s stores in Pennsylvania and New Jersey

Dominick’s stores in Illinois.

Help spread the word: Consumers should discontinue this product and return their items at place of purchase for a full refund.

Charlee Bear Dog Treats Recall (11/2/2012)

Brand name:  Charlee Bear

Company: Charlee Bear Dog Treats

What’s being recalled: The 5.5 pound bags of Charlee Bear Protein Crunch Bars Chicken Recipe with the UPC Code 8710890000. Below is a list of the recalled Lot numbers:

Lot number 19812; Best by date: 07-16-2015

Lot number 19912; Best by date: 07-17-2015

Lot number 20012; Best by date: 07-18-2015

Lot number 20212; Best by date: 07-20-2015

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information is available for these items.

Help spread the word: Customers may return their product for a full refund. All questions should be directed to the Customer Service line at 800-396-8893, or by emailing info@charleebear.com.

Wellness Dog Food Recall October 2012 (10/30/2012)

Brand name: Wellness Dry Dog Food

Company: WellPet LLC  -Tewksbury, MA

What’s being recalled: The 12 pound package of Adult Health Dry Dog Food with a Best By date of 08/18/2013.

Reason for the recall: This product contains excess moisture.

Scope of recall: No location information is listed at this time.

Help spread the word: Customers may receive a replacement by contacting Wellness Customer Service at 800-225-0904.

Yoghund Frozen Yogurt Dog Treats Recall (10/18/2012)

Brand name: Yoghund brand Organic Banana and Peanut Butter flavor of frozen yogurt

Company: TBD Brands

What’s being recalled: The Yoghund Frozen Dog Treats with a Lot Code 268-12 and a Best By date of 09/24/14 or prior.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: This is a nationwide recall.

Help spread the word: Customers should not feed this product to their dogs or handle these items. Dispose of this product immediately.

Boots and Barkley Pig Ears and Dog Treats Recall (10/17/2012)

Brand name: Boots and Barkley

Company: Kasel Associated Industries -Denver, CO

What’s being recalled: 

Roasted Pig Ears 12 pack, UPC# 647263899158

Variety Dog Pack Treats, 32 oz. pack, UPC# 490830400086

Lot number: BESTBY 13SEP2014DEN

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: This is a nationwide recall throughout Target stores.

Help spread the word: Customers should discontinue these items and return them for a full refund. Those with questions should contact the Customer Service number at 1-800-218-4417 Mon-Fri between the hours of 7AM and 5PM.

Nature’s Recipe Dog Treats Recall (10/13/2012)

Brand name: Nature’s Recipe Oven Baked Biscuits With Real Chicken

Company: Nature’s Recipe

What’s being recalled: Nature’s Recipe Oven Baked Biscuits with Real Chicken is sold in 19-ounce resealable pouches. The affected products include lot codes 2199TP and 2200TP with a “Best If Used By” date of either October 11, 2013 or October 12, 2013.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: United States

Help spread the word: Customers should discontinue this product immediately and contact the company to arrange for a refund or replacement. The Customer Service number is 800-237-3856 and available 24 hours a day.

Nature’s Deli Chicken Jerky Dog Treats Recall (10/4/2012)

Brand name: Nature’s Deli

Company: Kasel Associated Industries -Denver, CO

What’s being recalled: The 2.5 pound bags of chicken jerky dog treats marked with a UPC code of 647263800208 and a Lot# BEST BY 091913 DEN.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: Colorado, Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Utah, Wyoming.

Help spread the word: Customers should discontinue these items and return them for a full refund. Those with questions should contact the Customer Service number at 1-800-218-4417 Mon-Fri between the hours of 7AM and 5PM.

Dogsbutter Peanut Butter for Dogs Recall (9/28/2012)

Brand name: Dogsbutter RUC with Flax PB

Company: Sunland, Inc.

What’s being recalled: The 16 oz. jars of Dogsbutter RUC with Flax PB with Best By dates between 05/01/2013 and 09/2013.

Reason for the recall: 29 people have reported illness due to Salmonella from 06/11/2012 to 09/02/2012.

Scope of recall: Washington, California, Arizona, Texas, Louisiana, Missouri, Illinois, Minnesota, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, New York, Rhode Island, North Carolina, Virginia, Connecticut, New Jersey and Maryland.

Help spread the word: The company has instructed customers to discard this product and contact the company at 866-837-1018 to inquire further. All other questions should be directed to the Customer Service number at 575-356-6638 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 5PM.

Boots and Barkley Bully Sticks Dog Treats Recall (9/22/2012)

Brand name: Boots and Barkley

Company: Kasel Associated Industries Denver, CO

What’s being recalled: Boots and Barkley American Beef Bully Sticks

This recall includes the following Lot numbers:
BESTBY20APR2014DEN

BESTBY01JUN2014DEN

BESTBY23JUN2014DEN

BESTBY23SEP2014DEN

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: Locations for this recall have not been listed, however they were sold in Target stores between April and September of 2012.

Help spread the word: Customers should discontinue this product and return the item for a full refund. Questions should be directed to Kasel Associate Industries at 1-800-218-4417 Mon-Fri between the hours of 7AM and 5PM.

AvoDerm Dog Food Recall (9/11/2012)

Brand name: AvoDerm, Pinnacle, Active Care, Advanced Pet Care

Company:  Breeder’s Choice Pet Food -Irwindale, CA 

What’s being recalled: The 26 poundAvoDerm Natural Lamb Meal & Brown Rice Adult Dog Formula with a UPC code 0 5290702043, a SKU of 1000065074. They will include Best By dates of 08/28/2013 to 08/30/2013.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Brand name: AvoDerm, Pinnacle, Active Care, Advanced Pet Care

Company:  Breeder’s Choice Pet Food -Irwindale, CA 

What’s being recalled: The 26 poundAvoDerm Natural Lamb Meal & Brown Rice Adult Dog Formula with a UPC code 0 5290702043, a SKU of 1000065074. They will include Best By dates of 08/28/2013 to 08/30/2013.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information is listed at this time.

Help spread the word: Consumers should dispose of the remaining product; do not feed to your dog or handle with bare hands. Contact the company at 866-500-6286 with questions.

Bil-Jac Dog Food Recall (8/24/2012)

Brand name: Bil-Jac Adult Select Formula

Company: Bil-Jac Foods of Medinia Ohio

What’s being recalled: The Bil-Jac Adult Select Formula dry dog food with a Lot code 1792-02 and a Best By date of 12/27/2013.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with mold.

Scope of recall: No location information is listed.

Help spread the word: This product is currently being tested, in the meantime customers should discontinue use until it is declared safe for consumption.

Nature’s Variety Dog Food Recall July 2012 (7/12/2012)

Brand name: Nature’s Variety

Company: Nature’s Variety

What’s being recalled: 

UPC# 7 69949 60420 4 – Prairie Beef Meal & Barley Medley Kibble for Dogs 5 lb

UPC# 7 69949 60425 9 – Prairie Beef Meal & Barley Medley Kibble for Dogs 15 lb

UPC# 7 69949 60430 3 – Prairie Beef Meal & Barley Medley Kibble for Dogs 30 lb

UPC# 7 69949 60432 7 – Prairie Beef Meal & Barley Medley Kibble for Dogs 3 oz sample

Reason for the recall: This product contains a strange odor.

Scope of recall: Locations for this recall have not been listed.

Help spread the word: Customers should discontinue use of this product and return the items for a full refund. Questions can be directed to 888-519-7387.

Pedigree Dog Food Recall (6/30/2012)

Brand name: Pedigree

Company: Mars Petcare –Franklin, TN

What’s being recalled: 

 A Complete List of Pedigree recalls for these item.

Each product will have a lot code printed on the end of the can that begins with 209, 210, 211 or 212 and a Best Before date that falls between 2/24/2014 and 3/23/2014.

Reason for the recall: This product contains bits of small blue plastic that could pose as a choking hazard.

Scope of recall: Locations have not been listed for this recall.

Help spread the word: Customers should discontinue this product and return the items for a full refund. You may also call the Customer Service number at 877-720-3335 Mon-Fri from 8AM to 7PM.

Diamond Issues Yet Another Dog Food Recall (5/18/2012)

Brand name: Diamond Naturals Small

Company: Diamond Pet Foods

What’s being recalled: Diamond Naturals Small Breed Adult Dog Lamb and Rice Formula with the following information:

Bag Code DSL0801 26-Aug-2012

Bag Code DSL0801 26-Aug-2012

Bag Code DSL0801 27-Sept-2012 (Product manufactured on August. 26, 2011 and packaged on September 27, 2011)

Bag Code DSL0801 18-Oct- 2012 (Product manufactured on August 26, 2011 and packaged on October 18, 2011)

Bag Code DSL0801 Samples

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: Colorado, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, and Wisconsin.

Help spread the word: Customers should discontinue the product, but do not discard the packaging. Contact the Diamond Pet Foods company at 866-918-8756 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 6PM.

Solid Gold Dog Food Recall (5/8/2012)

Brand name: Solid Gold

Company: Solid Gold Health Products –South Carolina

What’s being recalled: 

Solid Gold WolfKing Large Breed Adult Food, All sizes, Best before December 30, 2012, Batch code starting with SGL1201A32X

Solid Gold WolfCub Large Breed Puppy Food, All Sizes, Best before December 30, 2012, Batch code starting with SGB1201A31X

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: There is no location information listed at this time.

Help spread the word: Consumers should discontinue this product and contact the company at 800-364-4863 for questions.

Apex Dog Food Recall (5/7/2012)

Brand name: Apex Dog Food

Company: Apex Pet Foods -SC

What’s being recalled: The 20 pound and 40 pound bags of Apex Chicken and Rice Dog with a production code of ACD0101B32 and a Best By date of 01/24/2013.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: This product does not have any location information currently.

Help spread the word: Customers should discontinue this product and contact the Apex Pet Foods Customer Service number at 866-918-8756 Mon-Sun from 8AM to 6PM.

Diamond Dog Food Recall Summary (5/6/2012)

Brand name: 4Health, Apex, Canidae, Chicken Soup for the Pet Lover’s Soul, Country Value, Diamond/Diamond Naturals, Kirkland Signature, Natural Balance, Premium Edge Professional, Solid Gold, Taste of the Wild, and Wellness.

Company: Diamond Dog Food

What’s being recalled: To be announced.

Reason for the recall: These products may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No locations have been listed.

Help spread the word: Check back for further updates.

Canidae Dog Food Recall (5/5/2012)

Brand name: Canidae Dog Food

Company: Canidae

What’s being recalled: Canidae dry Dog Food will have codes similar to this example with a 3 un the 9th digit and an X in the 10th digit: Production Code of FDE0204R 3X TS and a Best Before date of 10/JAN/2013.

Canidae Platinum Dry Dog Food

Canidae All Life Stages Dry Dog Food

Canidae Lamb Meal & Rice Dry Dog Food

Canidae Chicken Meal & Rice Dry Dog Food

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: Florida, Massachusetts, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and Tennessee.

Help spread the word: Discontinue this product and contact the company at 800-398-1600 Mon-Fri between the hours of 9AM-5PM for a refund or replacement.

Wellness Dog Food Recall May 2012 (5/5/2012)

Brand name: Wellness Dry Dog Food

Company: WellPet LLC

What’s being recalled: The Wellness Complete Health Super5Mix Large Breed Puppy 15 pound and 30 pound bags, and 5 oz. sample bags with Best By dates of 01/09/2013-01/11/2013.

Reason for the recall: The facility in which this product was produced may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: Locations have not yet been listed

Help spread the word: Discontinue this product and contact the company at 877-227-9587 Mon-Fri from 8AM to 6PM and Sat-Sun from 9AM-5PM for a refund or replacement.

Natural Balance Dog Food Recall 2012 (5/5/2012)

Brand name: Natural Balance

Company: Natural Balance Pet Foods

What’s being recalled: 

5 LB Natural Balance Sweet Potato and Venison Dog
Lot Code NBH1202 Best By Date: December 12-13, 2012
Lot Code NBH0103 Best By Date: March 13, 2013

15 LB Natural Balance Sweet Potato and Venison Dog
Lot Code NBH0101 Best By Date: March 5-6, 2013
Lot Code NBH1202 Best By Date: December 12-13, 2012
Lot Code NBH1203 Best By Date: December 13-14, 2012

28 LB Natural Balance Sweet Potato and Venison Dog
Lot Code NBH0101 Best By Date: March 5-6, 2013
Lot Code NBH0102 Best By Date: March 7-8, 2013
Lot Code NBH0103 Best By Date: March 12, 2013
Lot Code NBH1202 Best By Date: December 12-13, 2012
Lot Code NBH1203 Best By Date: December 13-14, 2012

5 LB Natural Balance Lamb Meal and Brown Rice Dog
Lot Code NBR1202 Best By Date: December 10, 2012
Lot Code NBR1203 Best By Date: December 21-22, 2012

15 LB Natural Balance Lamb Meal and Brown Rice Dog
Lot Code NBR1202 Best By Date: December 10, 2012
Lot Code NBR1203 Best By Date: December 21-22, 2012

28 LB Natural Balance Lamb Meal and Brown Rice Dog
Lot Code NBR1202 Best By Date: December 10, 2012
Lot Code NBR1203 Best By Date: December 21-22, 2012

5 LB Natural Balance Sweet Potato and Bison Dog
Lot Code NBT1202 Best By Date: December 17-18, 2012
Lot Code NBT1203 Best By Date: December 28-29, 2012

15 LB Natural Balance Sweet Potato and Bison Dog
Lot Code NBT1201 Best By Date: December 9, 2012
Lot Code NBT1202 Best By Date: December 17-18, 2012
Lot Code NBT1203 Best By Date: December 28-29, 2012

28 LB Natural Balance Sweet Potato and Bison Dog
Lot Code NBT1201 Best By Date: December 9, 2012
Lot Code NBT1202 Best By Date: December 17-18, 2012
Lot Code NBT1203 Best By Date: December 28-29, 2012

5 LB Natural Balance Vegetarian Dog
Lot Code NBV1201 Best By Date: December 9, 2012

28 LB Natural Balance Lamb Meal and Brown Rice Dog Large Breed Bites
Lot Code NLB1202 Best By Date: December 12, 2012
Lot Code NLB1203 Best By Date: December 20-21, 2012

5 LB Natural Balance Lamb Meal and Brown Rice Dog Small Breed Bites
Lot Code NSL1201 Best By Date: December 21, 2012

12.5 LB Natural Balance Lamb Meal and Brown Rice Dog Small Breed Bites
Lot Code NSL1201 Best By Date: December 21, 2012

Reason for the recall:

Scope of recall: Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, DC, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Vermont, Wisconsin, West Virginia, Wyoming and Canada.

Help spread the word: Customers should discontinue this products and contact 800-829-4493 or email infor@naturalbalanceinc.com.

Kirkland Dog Food Recall (5/5/2012)

Brand name: Kirkland Dog Food

Company: Costco

What’s being recalled: 

Kirkland Signature Super Premium Adult Dog Lamb, Rice & Vegetable Formula (Best Before December 9, 2012 through January 31, 2013)

Kirkland Signature Super Premium Adult Dog Chicken, Rice & Vegetable Formula (Best Before December 9, 2012 through January 31, 2013)

Kirkland Signature Super Premium Mature Dog Chicken, Rice & Egg Formula (Best Before December 9, 2012 through January 31, 2013)

Kirkland Signature Super Premium Healthy Weight Dog Formulated with Chicken & Vegetables (Best Before December 9, 2012 through January 31, 2013)

Kirkland Signature Super Premium Maintenance Cat Chicken & Rice Formula (Best Before December 9, 2012 through January 31, 2013)

Kirkland Signature Super Premium Healthy Weight Cat Formula (December 9, 2012 through January 31, 2013)

Kirkland Signature Nature’s Domain Salmon Meal & Sweet Potato Formula for Dogs (December 9, 2012 through January 31, 2013)

Reason for the recall:

Scope of recall: Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware,  Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia, Canada, and Puerto Rico.

Help spread the word: Customers should contact the company at 1-866-918-8756 Mon-Fri between the hourws of 8AM and 6PM.

Diamond Dog Food Recall Expands Again (5/4/2012)

Brand name: Diamond Dog Food

Company: Diamond Pet Foods

What’s being recalled: 

Chicken Soup for the Pet Lover’s Soul, Country Value, Diamond/Diamond Naturals, Premium Edge, Professional, 4Health, Taste of the Wild. If your product has a number ‘x’ (example 3x) in the 10th or 11th digit and a Best By date that looks like 3-March-2013.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella

Scope of recall: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, Canada.

Help spread the word: Customers should discontinue the product, but do not discard the packaging. Contact the Diamond Pet Foods Company at 866-918-8756 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 6PM.

Diamond Dog Food Recall Widens (4/30/2012)

Brand name: Diamond Dog Food

Company: Diamond Pet Foods

What’s being recalled: 

Chicken Soup for the Pet Lover’s Soul, Country Value, Diamond/Diamond Naturals, Premium Edge, Professional, 4Health, Taste of the Wild. If your product has a number ‘x’ (example 3x) in the 10th or 11th digit and a Best By date that looks like 3-March-2013.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella

Scope of recall: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, Canada.

Help spread the word: Customers should discontinue the product, but do not discard the packaging. Contact the Diamond Pet Foods Company at 866-918-8756 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 6PM.

Diamond Dog Food Recall Widens (4/30/2012)

Brand name: Diamond Dog Food

Company: Diamond Pet Foods

What’s being recalled: 

Diamond Dog Food Recall 4/30/12

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella

Scope of recall: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia.

Help spread the word: Customers should discontinue the product, but do not discard the packaging. Contact the Diamond Pet Foods company at 866-918-8756 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 6PM.

Diamond Dog Food Recall Expanded (4/26/2012)

Brand name: Diamond Dog Food

Company: Diamond Pet Foods

What’s being recalled: 

Chicken Soup Recall

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella

Scope of recall:

Help spread the word: Customers should discontinue the product, but do not discard the packaging. Contact the Diamond Pet Foods company at 866-918-8756 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 6PM.

Diamond Dog Food Recall (4/6/2012)

Brand name: Diamond Naturals

Company: Diamond Pet Foods

What’s being recalled: Diamond Naturals Lamb Meal and Rice

Diamond Naturals Lamb Meal recall

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina and Virginia.

Help spread the word: No illnesses have been reported so far. Customers should discontinue the product, but do not discard the packaging. Contact the Diamond Pet Foods company at 866-918-8756 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 6PM.


2011

Petrus Dog Food Recall (12/28/2011)

Brand name: 21% Dog Food

Company: Petrus Feed and Seed Stores, Inc. of Alexandria, LA

What’s being recalled: The 40 pound Petrus Feed Bags of 21% Dog Food with Lot numbers 4K1011 through 4K1335.

Reason for the recall: This product contains Aflatoxin, which is usually a result of mold.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed.

Help spread the word: Customers should discontinue use of this product, they may return the item for a full refund. Questions or concerns should directed to the Customer Service number at 318-443-2259 Mon-Fri between the hours of 730AM and 530PM, and Sat 730AM to 1PM.

Arrow Brand Dog Food Recall (12/12/2011)

Brand name: Arrow Brand Dog Food

Company: O’Neal’s Feeders Supply of Deridder, LA

What’s being recalled: No packaging, UPC, or Lot information is currently listed. However, these products were manufactured between 12/01/2010-12/01/2011.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Aflatoxin, which is usually a result of mold growth present in the dog food.

Scope of recall: No location information is listed.

Help spread the word: Customers are encouraged to discontinue this product and return the items for a full refund. The company can be contacted at 800-256-2769.

Advanced Animal Nutrition Recalls Dog Food (12/9/2011)

Brand name: Dog Power

Company: Advanced Animal Nutrition -Thayer, MO

What’s being recalled: The 50 pound bags Dog Power Hunters Formula 27-14, Dog Power Adult Maintenance Formula 21-12, Dog Power Hi-Pro Performance Formula 26-18 that have a Lot Code 4K1004 through 4K1322.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Aflatoxin, which is usually a result of mold.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed at this time.

Help spread the word: Customers should discontinue use of this product until further notice.

River Run and Marksman Dog Food Recall (12/7/2011)

Brand name: River Run and Marksman Dog Food

Company: These products were manufactured at Cargill’s Lecompte, LA factory.

What’s being recalled:
Product Lot Codes: 4K0335 through 4K0365, 4K1001 through 4K1335, LL0335 through LL0365, and LL1001 through LL1335. The following brands will include the above listed Lot Codes:

River Run Professional Formula 27-18 Dog Food 50#

River Run 21% Protein Dog Food 50# and 40#

River Run Hi-NRG 24-20 Dog Food 50#

River Run Hi-Pro No-Soy Dog Food 50# and 40#

Marksman 28-18 Dog Food 40#

Marksman 24-20 Dog Food 40#

Marksman 20-10 Dog Food 50# and 40#

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Aflatoxin, which is usually a result of mold.

Scope of recall: KS, MO, Northeast OK, AS, LA,  MS, TS, Western KY, Southeast IN, Southern IL, HI, FL, CA, Guam, and the Virgin Islands.

Help spread the word: Cargill has offered a full refund for returns on this product. Questions or concerns can be directed to the Customer Service number at 855-460-1532.

Iams Recalls Puppy Food (12/6/2011)

Brand name: Iams ProActive Health Smart Puppy

Company: Proctor and Gamble

What’s being recalled: The 7 pound, 8 pound, and 17.5 pound bags of Iams ProActive Health Dog Food with a Use By date of 02/05/2013 or 02/06/2013. These items will have Code Dates 1278417716, 1279417702, 1279417703, 12794177K1, 1279477K2. They will also have a UPC of 1901402305, 19014010208, or 1901401848.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Aflatoxin, which is usually a by-product of mold.

Scope of recall: No specific locations have been listed at this time.

Help spread the word: Customers may receive a refund by contacting the company at  866-908-1569 Mon-Fri between the hours of 9AM and 6PM.

Iams Recall Mysteriously Removed by Retailer (11/27/2011)

Brand name: Unspecified varieties of Iams dog and cat food.

Company: Price Chopper

What’s being recalled: Iams has not released information on this product recall.

Reason for the recall: Iams has not released information on the reason for this recall.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed.

Help spread the word: Iams has given no explanation or reason as to why they have recalled these items. Consumers should avoid use of this product until further notice from the company or the FDA.

FDA Issues Dog Treats Warning (11/18/2011)

Brand name: Any brand producing chicken jerky products.

Company: No specific companies listed.

What’s being recalled:  No recalls have been issued, the FDA has only released and warning to consumers.

Reason for the recall: Several of the illnesses involving these products and others have been imported from China over the past year.

Scope of recall: United States

Help spread the word: If you notice your pet has become ill, less energetic, has no appetite and seems to be drinking and urinating more than usual, discontinue this product and consult a Veteriniarian.

Recalled Soy Possibly Linked to Dog Food (10/7/2011)

Brand name: Thumb Oilseed

Company: Thumb Oilseed Producer’s Cooperative -Ubly, MI

What’s being recalled: Soy Flour and Bulk Soy Meal

Reason for the recall: These products may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information is listed.

Help spread the word: This product is used in both human and animal food. No illnesses have been reported yet, but it is important to read the ingredients if you have purchased either of these items from Thumb Oilseed.

Merrick Recalls Dog Treats (8/9/2011)

Brand name: Merrick Dog Treats

Company: Merrick Pet Care –Amarillo, TX

What’s being recalled: Doggie Wishbone pet treats containing a Lot #11031.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed.

Help spread the word: Contact the company’s Customer Service number at 800-664-7387 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 5PM for a full refund or return the item to the place of purchase.

Bravo Recalls Pig Ears Dog Chews for Salmonella (6/1/2011)

Brand name: Bravo!

Company: Bravo! LLC -Vernon, CT

What’s being recalled:  Unspecified lots of Bravo! Pig Ear Dog Chews.

Reason for the recall: Scope of recall: These products may be contaminated with Salomnella.

Help spread the word: Questions or concerns may be directed to the company at 866-922-9222.

PrimeTime and KC Beefhide Pig Ears Recalled (5/18/2011)

Brand name: Primetime Brand

Company: Blackman Industries -Kansas City, KS

What’s being recalled:  Premium Pig Ears and KC Beefhide Brand Premium Pig Ears

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed.

Help spread the word: Customers should discontinue this product if they notice their dog becoming ill. Contact the company for questions or concerns at 913-342-5010.

Diggers Natural Treats Recalled for Salmonella (5/18/2011)

Brand name: Diggers

Company: Boss Pet Products, Inc. of Maple Heights, OH

What’s being recalled: Natural Treat Pig Ear

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed.

Help spread the word: Direct questions or concerns to Boss Pet Products at 800-445-6347.

Pig Ears Recalled Due to Possible Salmonella (5/4/2011)

Brand name: Pig Ears for Pet Treats

Company: Keys Manufacturing Company -Paris, IL

What’s being recalled: Pig Ears

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: So far one illness has been reported in Missouri. They have otherwise been recalled in AS, FL, IL, IN, IA, KY, LA, MI, MN, MO, OH, PA, TX and VA.

Help spread the word: Customers may contact the company with questions at 217-465-4001.

Jones Natural Chews Pig Ears Recall (3/9/2011)

Brand name: Jones Natural Chews

Company: Jones Natural Chews Co -Rockford, IL

What’s being recalled: Pig Ears

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed at this time.

Help spread the word: Customers may return their purchase for a full refund, Pig Ears should be avoided at this time due to the increase in recalls. Direct questions the company Customer Service number at 877-481-2663.

Merrick Pet Treats Recall 2011 (1/30/2011)

Brand name: Junior Texas Taffy

Company: Merrick Pet Care –Amarillo, TX

What’s being recalled: No specific Lot Codes or UPC numbers have been listed at this time.

 Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed.

Help spread the word: Contact the company’s Customer Service number at 800-664-7387 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 5PM.


2010

Kroger Dog Food Recalled for Aflatoxin (12/19/2010)

Brand name: Kroger Brand Dog Food

Company: The Kroger Company

What’s being recalled: Kroger Brand Dog Food

Reason for the recall: This product contains Aflatoxin, which is usually a result of fungus growth.

Scope of recall: United States

Help spread the word: Aflatoxin can be very serious if ingested by your dog. If you notice your pet refusing to eat, has bloodshot eyes, or is less energetic than usual, see a Veterinarian. You may also file a consumer complaint with the FDA by visiting their website.

Blue Buffalo Dog Food Recall (10/8/2010)

Brand name: Blue Buffalo

Company: Blue Buffalo Company of Wilton, CT

What’s being recalled: 

BLUE Wilderness Chicken
Package Sizes: 4.5 lb., 11 lb., 24lb.
Best Use By Dates: JUL 12 11B, JUL 13 11B, JUL 26 11Z, JUL 27 11Z, JUL 28 11Z

BLUE Basics Salmon
Package Sizes: 11 lb., 24 lb.
Best Use By Dates: AUG 21 11B, AUG 22 11B

BLUE Life Protection Large Breed Adult Chicken
Package Sizes: 30 lb.
Best Use By Dates: SEP 22 11 P, SEP 23 11 P, OCT 26 11 P

Reason for the recall: This product may contain harmful levels of vitamin D.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed, however this product is sold in the U.S.

Help spread the word: 16 dogs were diagnosed with high levels of vitamin Das a result of consuming these products. Discontinue them immediately, and get a full refund by filing a report with the company. Call the Blue Buffalo Customer Service line at 877-523-9114.

Hartz Naturals Real Beef Dog Treats Recall (9/5/2010)

Brand name: Hartz Naturals Real Beef Dog Treats

Company: Hartz Mountain Corporation -Secaucus, NJ

What’s being recalled: Hartz Naturals Real Beef Dog Treats

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information is listed.

Help spread the word: No information has been given regarding Lot Number, UPC, or expiration dates. Consider avoiding these products for your dog’s safety and contact the Hartz Customer Service number at 800-275-1414 24 hours a day, seven days a week for refund questions.

Merrick Expands Dog Treats Recall (8/16/2010)

Brand name: Merrick Dog Treats

Company: Merrick Pet Care –Amarillo, TX

What’s being recalled: Merrick Pet Care 10 oz. Beef Filet Squares and Texas Hold’Ems dog treats.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed.

Help spread the word: The FDA site no longer has the link listed, but it is best to avoid these products without knowledge of expiration dates, Lot Codes, or UPC. Contact the company’s Customer Service number at 800-664-7387  Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 5PM.

Merrick Expands Recall of Dog Treats (8/4/2010)

Brand name: Merrick Dog Treats

Company: Merrick Pet Care –Amarillo, TX

What’s being recalled: Merrick Pet Care 10 oz. Beef Filet Squares with an Item #60016, Lot #10084TL7, and a Best By date of 24, 2012. Texas Hold’em dog treats with Item #60016 Lot #10127 and a Best By date of May 6 2012.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed.

Help spread the word: Contact the company’s Customer Service number at 800-664-7387 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 5PM.

Eukanuba and Iams Dog Food Recall (8/1/2010)

Brand name:  Iams Veterinary and Eukanuba

Company: Proctor and Gamble

What’s being recalled:  Iams Veterinary and Eukanuba

Reason for the recall: These products may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: United States

Help spread the word: The FDA no longer has this recall listed on their website, but it is best to avoid these items without any knowledge of expiration dates, UPC, or Lot codes.

Merrick Dog Treats Recall (7/6/2010)

Brand name: Merrick Dog Treats

Company: Merrick Pet Care –Amarillo, TX

What’s being recalled: Merrick Pet Care 10 oz. Beef Filet Squares with an Item #60016, Lot #10084TL7, and a Best By date of 24, 2012.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed.

Help spread the word: Contact the company’s Customer Service number at 800-664-7387 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 5PM.

Pro-Pet Vitamin Recall Expanded (7/5/2010)

Brand name: Pro-Pet

Company: United Pet Group –Cincinatti, OH

What’s being recalled: Pro-Pet Adult Daily Vitamin Supplements in the tablet or powdered form that have expiration dates of, or between 01/2013 and 06/2013.

Reason for the recall: This product has possibly been contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: United States, no specific locations listed.

Help spread the word: These products should be avoided until further notice.

Pro-Pet Vitamin Supplement Recall (6/23/2010)

Brand name: Pro-Pet

Company: United Pet Group –Cincinatti, OH

What’s being recalled: Pro-Pet Adult Daily Vitamin Supplements in the tablet or powdered form that have expiration dates of, or before 06/2013 with a UPC code 26851-01800.

Reason for the recall: This product has possibly been contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: United States, no specific locations listed.

Help spread the word: These products should be avoided until further notice.

Natural Balance Dog Food Recall 2010 (6/19/2010)

Brand name: Natural Balance

Company: Natural Balance Pet Foods, Inc. -Pacoima, CA

What’s being recalled: The Natural Balance Sweet Potato and Chicken Dry Dog Food in the 5 pound and 28 pound bags.

Reason for the recall: This product may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed.

Help spread the word: The FDA no longer has this recall listed, however it is best to avoid these items.

Nature’s Variety Dog Food Recall March 2010 (3/9/2010)

Brand name: Nature’s Variety

Company: Nature’s Variety

What’s being recalled: The Chicken Formula Raw Frozen Diets for dogs and cats, no Lot# or UPC has been listed.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed.

Help spread the word: The FDA no longer has this press release listed, however it is best to avoid these items until further notice.

Nature’s Variety Dog Food Recall February 2010 (2/14/2010)

Brand name: Nature’s Variety

Company: Nature’s Variety

What’s being recalled: The Chicken Formula Raw Frozen Diets for dogs and cats, no Lot# or UPC has been listed.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed.

Help spread the word: The FDA no longer has this press release listed, however it is best to avoid these items until further notice.

Merrick Dog Treats Recall 2010 (1/15/2010)

Brand name: Merrick Dog Treats

Company: Merrick Pet Care –Amarillo, TX

What’s being recalled: Merrick Pet Care 10 oz. Beef Filet Squares with a with Best By date 111911.

Reason for the recall: This product may contain Salmonella.

Scope of recall: No location information has been listed.

Help spread the word: Contact the company’s Customer Service number at 800-664-7387 Mon-Fri between the hours of 8AM and 5PM.


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