Wednesday, June 23, 2010


United Pet Group Voluntarily Recalls Pro-Pet Adult Daily Vitamin Supplement for Dogs Because of Possible Salmonella Health Risk

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United Pet Group Voluntarily Recalls Pro-Pet Adult Daily Vitamin Supplement for Dogs Because of Possible Salmonella Health Risk

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Carey Phelps (770) 360-5292


June 18, 2010
Natural Balance Pet Foods Inc. - Voluntary Dog Food Recall of Sweet Potato & Chicken Dry Dog Food In a random sample test conducted by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, a product sample of Natural Balance Sweet Potato and Chicken tested positive for Salmonella .

The official Natural Balance Press Release provides details of the "Best By" date, bag sizes and UPC codes of the affected products, as well as a list of all the U.S. states that the products were distributed to.

March 13, 2010
Rollover Premium Pet Food Ltd. (Canada) - Voluntary Dog Food Recall on Pork Tenders Premium Dog Treat

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has issued a press release warning consumers not to purchase or use the Roll Over Pork Tenders Premium Dog Treat described below. This product may contain salmonella bacteria.

The affected Roll Over Pork Tenders Premium Dog Treat was sold in 50 g packages bearing UPC 0 60766 88138 1. All lots up to and including March 7, 2010 are affected by this alert.

Roll Over Pork Tenders Premium Dog Treat was distributed nationally, and there has been one illness reported associated with this product.

March 9, 2010
Nature's Variety Expands Nationwide Voluntary Dog Food Recall.

Nature's Variety - Important Food Safety Update states their voluntary dog food recall will now also include all Raw Frozen Chicken Diets with any "Best If Used By" date on or before 2/5/11.

FDA Press Release - Updated March 9, 2010

February 11, 2010
Nature's Variety Issues Nationwide Voluntary Recall on Raw Frozen Chicken Diets

Nature’s Variety Dog Food Company has initiated a voluntary recall of their Chicken Formula raw dog food and cat food with the “Best If Used By” date of 11/10/10 due to concerns over Salmonella contamination.

The only products affected are limited to chicken medallions, patties, and chubs with a “Best If Used By” date of 11/10/10.

The “Best If Used By” date can be found on the back of the packaging directly above the handling instructions.

According to Nature's Variety's official news release no human or pet illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this issue, and no other Nature’s Variety products are affected by this issue.

You can contact the company's representatives 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at 800-374-3142.

November 02, 2009
Wysong Dog Food Recalls

Wysong has detected mold in batches of its extruded dog foods manufactured in June, July and August of 2009. According to Wysong, they attribute the mold to unusually high heat and humidity during the summer in combination with a malfunctioning moisture checking device.

Wysong reported its foods were tested for mycotoxins and came back negative.

Please check Wysong's Website, for batch number details and if you have received any of these Wysong products, do not feed them to your dogs. Contact Wysong for product replacement.

This is the first recall or issue for this company.

September 30, 2009
Nutro Again! Voluntary Withdrawal of Select Puppy Foods

Small pieces of melted plastic - from a worker's hard hat - were recently found in the production line of select varieties of Nutro dry dog and cat food products. Read here for Nutro's full press release on their voluntary puppy food recalls

Nutro... you have a bad bad bad track record......


bichonpawz said...

Oh 'vie....this is so sad! You and I must be on the same distribution lists.....I want to cry each time I read these.

That's the reason my girlz are eating the chicken that I cook them myself...

silvieon4 said...

I eat grilled lamb chops, grilled chicken, salmon, tuna, green beans, apples, brown rice, peas, carrots, zucchini, watermelon, raspberries, cukes, cottage cheese... ricotta, yogurt... pasta, brown rice... oatmeal, and WE LOVE real food. No, I am not on any distribution list, but I am on the FDA list.