DOG FOOD RECALL 2012 by Diamond
Recalled products were distributed in 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 and Wyoming, as well as in Canada. However, further distribution to other pet food channels could have occurred so please check your dog’s food to insure it is not one of the products being recalled. If you are unsure check with the Dog Food Brand themselves using the number listed on the back of the bag or on their individual websites.
- Natural Balance
- Chicken Soup For the Pet Lover’s Soul
- Country Value
- Diamond Naturals
- Premium Edge
- Taste Of The Wild
- Kaytee Fort-Diets
Pet owners who are unsure if the product they purchased is included in the recall, or who would like replacement product or a refund, may contact Diamond Pet Foods via a toll free call at (866) 918-8756, Monday through Sunday, 8 A.M. – 6 P.M. EST. Consumers may also go to diamondpetrecall.com for more information.
Pets with Salmonella may display a decreased appetite, fever, and abdominal pain. If your pet has consumed the recalled product and has these symptoms, contact your veterinarian.
People infected with Salmonella should watch for nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal cramping, and fever. Diamond Pet Foods is working with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC), which has received a limited number of reports of salmonellosis, the illness caused by Salmonella.
DOG FOOD RECALL 2012
Natural Balance has issued a voluntary recall of select sizes dry dog food formulas due to Salmonella concerns.
Customers who have purchased the following select dry dog food formulas are advised to contact contact our Customer Service team at (800) 829-4493 or email firstname.lastname@example.org:
CANIDAE has issued a voluntary recall of limited batches of their dry pet food formulas manufactured between December 9, 2011, and April 7, 2012 due to Salmonella concerns. Customers who have purchased CANIDAE Dry Dog Food are advised to check the production codes on the back of the following dog food bags.
Only CANIDAE dry dog food formulas with production codes that must have BOTH a number “3” in the 9th position AND an “X” in the 10th or 11th position with a best before dates of December 9, 2012, through January 31, 2013 are affected by the pet food recall.
Customers who have purchased Chicken Soup for the Pet Lover’s Soul Adult Light Formula dry dog food with the following specific production/lot code and best before date are advised to discard the product:
To determine if your Pets Taste of the Wild pet food is recalled, consumers should check the production code on their bag. If the code has a “2″ or “3″ in the 9th position AND an “X” in the 10th or 11th position, the product is affected by the recall. The best-before dates for the recalled products are December 9, 2012 through April 7, 2013.
According to a letter obtained by WellPet (Wellness) the products affected in the recall are Wellness Complete Health® Super5Mix® Large Breed Puppy, 15 lb. and 30 lb. bags and 5 oz. sample bags with best by dates of JAN 9 2013 through JAN 11 2013. Best by dates (lot codes) can be found on the back of the bag in the bottom right-hand corner.
Apex Dog Food recalls list only includes food distributed to South Carolina
This is the end of the newly released list of DOG FOOD RECALL 2012 by Diamond however if you have a small animal please check your little critters food as well.
Kaytee Forti Small Animal Pet Products is recalling its Kaytee Forti-Diet Pro Health Mouse, Rat & Hamster food due to possible contamination with Salmonella. The single manufacturing batch affected is identified here:
If your pet’s food is on the list and in the batches that are affected by the recall PLEASE DO NOT FEED IT TO YOUR PET! While all of these foods have been recalled by the company voluntarily and some only by association because they were produced during the timeframe of ones that could be contaminated please err on the side of caution.
Need something to feed your dog tonight? Check out the Recipes in our Cooking For Dogs Section. While this is not a long term solution you might find you have the ingredients for one of these recipes in your fridge for tonight and then tomorrow you can work on a more long term solution.