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Pet Food Recalls February 2013

There have been several recalls this month, and in the past week particularly, so I decided to combine them all into one post so that you can get all the information you need in one spot. Here’s what I’ve found:

Recall: Nutri-Vet Chicken Jerky Dog Treats

Nutri-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

Recall: Nature’s Variety Dog Food

Nature’s Variety has recently recalled the following dog foods due to potential contamination with pieces of clear plastic. The affected batch has a “Best if used by” date of 10/04/13 and includes the following: UPC# 7 69949 60137 1 –

Pet Insurance Claim of the Week: Ate Carrot Cake

Farley is a sweet 1-year-old Goldendoodle that gets to go to work with his owner. One day, a coworker at the office brought in a big fantastic carrot cake to share, but unknowingly set it a little too close to

Hartz Recalls Chicken-Based Dog Treats

SECAUCUS, N.J., Jan. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –The Hartz Mountain Corporation is voluntarily withdrawing its Hartz ® Chicken Chews™ and Hartz ® Oinkies® Pig Skin Twists wrapped with Chicken for dogs in the United States because they contain trace amounts of unapproved antibiotic residue. We are