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Recall: Nutri-Vet Chicken Jerky Dog Treats

Nutri Vet chicken jerkyNutri-Vet has issued a voluntary recall of its Nutri-Vet and Nutripet Chicken Jerky treats due to potential salmonella contamination. According to the FDA report, no pet or human illnesses have been reported.

The products are being recalled due to the potential presence of salmonella at the manufacturing facility. Affected treats were distributed nationwide from April 2012 through February 2012 with “Best By” dates ranging April 20, 2014 to October 3, 2014.

The product comes in a clear plastic bag containing Chicken Jerky Treats as described below:

Item # Description Size UPC
76-0081 NutriPet Natural Chicken Fillet Strips 16oz 76-0081 (No bar code)
50704 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Joint Health 5oz 669125507049
50705 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Joint Health 15oz 669125507056
50706 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Glossy Coat 5oz 669125507063
50707 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Glossy Coat 15oz 669125507070
50708 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Stress and Anxiety 5oz 669125507087
50709 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Stress and Anxiety 15oz 669125507094
50710 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Fresh Breath 5oz 669125507100
50711 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Fresh Breath 15oz 669125507117
50712 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for SENIOR Dogs 5oz 669125507124
50714 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Healthy Digestion 5oz 669125507148
50716 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Healthy Weight 5oz 669125507162
50701 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats 5oz 669125507018
50702 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats 8oz 669125507025
50703 NNutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats 16oz 669125507032
99044 Nutri-Vet K9 Hip & Joint Chicken Breast Strips 8oz 669125990445

Pet owners who have purchased affected products are encouraged to discontinue feeding and return to the place of purchase for a full refund. For more information, please call Nutri-Vet at (877) 729-8668 Monday through Friday from 7am to 5pm MDT.

We’ve seen so many recalls of chicken jerky treats lately, that I’d say it’s safest to avoid chicken jerky treats altogether.

About Stacy @Trupanion

Stacy Kowalchuk is a dog mom to her rescued Whippet-mix, Ellie. During the week, you can find Stacy surfing (the internet, that is) and managing Trupanion's presence in the social media world. In her free time, Stacy likes to bake, especially cupcakes! To balance her culinary affinity, she also likes to stay active, especially with activities that include her dog such as hiking and going to dog parks.

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