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The FDA has noticed a recall of Purina DuMor sheep food due to excessive copper. One sheep has reportedly died as a result of this problem.

The food was distributed in Florida ONLY, and applies only to ONE LOT.

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Wed Feb 11, 2015 at 08:38 PM PST

Nutrisca Dog Food Recall--Salmonella

by cany

Product is sold/distributed nationwide including internet retailers.

Company: Tuffy's Pet Food, Inc. of Perham Minnesota is recalling the following product for Salmonella contamination:

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This alert pertains to company Pet International of Miami, Florida and their product sold under the name Buster’s Natural Pet Supply Beef Trachea Treat.

Specifically, this pertains to their 6" Beef Trachea Pet Treat product, specifically as called out below:

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Fri Feb 06, 2015 at 07:23 PM PST

Expanded Dog Food Recall Expanded Again

by cany

This involves, once again, J.J. Fuds Inc. of Valpariso.

The problem is Listeria monocytogenes and/or Salmonella.

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Sun Feb 01, 2015 at 06:05 PM PST

Dog Treat Recall; Expanded Raw Food Recall

by cany

Two separate recalls are discussed here.

As you may recall, on 24 Jan., I posted a previous noticethat:

J.J. Fuds of Valpariso has recalled their Premium Natural Blends Chicken Tender Chunks. This is a raw, frozen chicken product sold in 5 lb. bags.

This was updated to include the following:

The following products have been added to the recall:
J.J. Fuds Duck Strips (2 ounce)
5 lb. bags
UPC #: 654592-345928
Lot Code Date: 5/7/14
J.J. Fuds Beef Strips (2 ounce)
10 lb. bags
UPC #: 654592-345751
Lot Code Date: 1/6/15

I am unable to find further information on this at either the FDA site or the company site which is odd as hell. If you are feeding this company's products, I would contact them. It's not known where these strips were sold from, or what distributors are selling them. It is not known what contaminant appears to be involved.

Hop over the orange thingy.

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Sat Jan 24, 2015 at 07:41 AM PST

Dogfood Recall: Listeria monocytogenes

by cany

J.J. Fuds of Valpariso has recalled their Premium Natural Blends Chicken Tender Chunks. This is a raw, frozen chicken product sold in 5 lb. bags in the following states:

Indiana
Illinois
Michigan
Minnesota
Wisconsin

Product code and manufacture dates:
All 5 lb. bags with:
Product UPC Number: 654592-345935
Manufacture/Lot Code Date: 5/5/14

Listeria monocytogenes can be very serious and sometimes fatal. Do NOT feed or sell. Do NOT handle.

To see the company's recall notice and refund policy, go here.

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Tue Jan 20, 2015 at 05:46 AM PST

Catfood Recall: Oma's Pride

by cany

Please pass this along on your social media, etc.

Recall is for Oma's Pride Purr Complete Feline Poultry Meal for possible Salmonella, dangerous to animals and humans.

Sales were nation-wide, retail stores.

Packaging: It is packaged in clear 12 oz. (UPC: 8 79384 00017 9) and 2 lb. (UPC: 8 79384 00018 6) plastic packaging under the Oma’s Pride brand as a poultry blend with code #1524.  It was manufactured on September 12, 2014 with a use by recommended date of September 12, 2015.  

Please read the complete FDA report here.

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Fri Jan 02, 2015 at 09:42 PM PST

Dog Treat Recall: Salmonella

by cany

I'm in a terrible hurry (have to get to bed so i can get up at 4am) so this is going to be REAL Short!

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Salmonella.

This is VERY important given treats, in particular, are generally handled by human hands which can cause the human to get sick, also.

Go to the company's site... Here. http://www.barkworthies.com/...

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Tue Nov 25, 2014 at 06:51 AM PST

EVO cat and ferret food recalls

by cany

... for vitamin insufficiency.

Products sold in:  CA, GA, MI, MN, NV, PA, TX, VT and Canada, as well as online. No other Natura products are affected.

Here is the FDA notice for this voluntary recall: http://www.fda.gov/...

No further text.

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Wed Oct 08, 2014 at 05:47 PM PDT

Simply Nourish Dog Treat Recall (mold)

by cany

I don't have a lot of time at the moment, so I am going to give you a linkie only.

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The treat recall is troubling because apparently the FDA isn't involved meaning fewer know.

UPDATE: The Bravo RAW food recall (thank you to commenter emmasnacker) information can be found at the FDA, here.

Over the whatsit.

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