Dog Food Recalls & Withdrawals
Do you know who to call if there is a problem with your dog’s food? When should you call?
Description of the problem with the product. Examples include:
- Foul odor, off color
- Swollen can or pouch, leaking container
- Foreign object found in the product.
It seems that we hear about Dog Food Recalls on a weekly basis, these are some of the recalls that we have heard of this year (2014). The information below comes from the FDA
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.
|08/31/2014||Pedigree||Dog Food||Presence of foreign material||Mars Petcare US|
|08/26/2014||Pedigree||Dog Food||Presence of foreign material||Mars Petcare US|
|07/02/2014||Nutrena NatureWise||Meatbird feed||Excessive sodium||Cargill|
|06/04/2014||Champion Lamb Texturized||Lamb/Sheep Feed||High Copper Content||PGG/HSC Feed Company, LLC|
|06/02/2014||Hill’s Science Diet||Dry dog food||Salmonella||Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Inc.|
|05/27/2014||Pet Center, Inc.||Lamb Crunchy’s Dog treats||Salmonella||Pet Center, Inc.|
|05/14/2014||Bravo||Dog and Cat Food||Listeria monocytogenes||Bravo|
|04/16/2014||Purina, Del’s, Albers, Home Grown||Poultry feed||Low vitamin and mineral content||Purina Animal Nutrition LLC|
|04/08/2014||Abady||Cat food||Salmonella||Robert Abady Dog Food Co.,|
|03/18/2014||HemoSet||Dual channel infusion set||Over-delivery may occur by gravity infusion||Hospira, Inc.|
|02/05/2014||Hubbard Life, Joy, QC Plus||Dog Food, Cat Food||Salmonella||Pro-Pet LLC|
|01/25/2014||Red Flannel||Cat Food||Salmonella||PMI Nutrition, LLC (PMI)|