Thursday, October 18, 2012

This from the CDC on dry dog food and human salmonella link

Multistate Outbreak of Human Salmonella Infantis Infections Linked to Dry Dog Food (Final Update)

Posted July 18, 2012 6:00 PM ET

If you are a pet owner, you must read this:

What pet food has been recalled in connection with this?

Multiple brands of dry pet food produced by Diamond Pet Foods at a single manufacturing facility in Gaston, South Carolina have been linked with human illnesses. Diamond Pet Foods has expanded its recall of some brands of dry dog and cat food manufactured in this facility.
More information on the recalled products, including production codes, and distribution information, can be found on:
  • FDA Animal & Veterinary: Recalls & Withdrawals
  • Diamond Pet Foods Recall Information
  • Diamond Pet Foods worked with distributors and retailers to remove all affected product from store shelves. To learn whether the brand of dog or cat food you feed was included in the recall, please select it from the list below.

    Chicken Soup for the Pet Lover’s Soul
    Country Value
    Diamond Naturals
    Premium Edge
    Taste of the Wild
    Kirkland Signature/Kirkland Signature Nature’s Domain
    If your food was affected and you would like information about how to request a refund or coupon for a replacement bag of food, please click here.

    If you have questions about Wellness, Solid Gold, Artemis and Natural Balance, please visit their respective websites.

BE safe. Check it out.

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