WASHINGTON, D.C. (WKOW) -- The Food and Drug Administration is alerting pet owners about several recent pet food recalls. In all of the recalls, potential Salmonella contamination was cited.
Darwin's Natural and ZooLogics pet foods, made by Arrow Reliance Inc. recalled ZooLogics Duck and Vegetable Meals for dogs and ZooLogics Chicken and Vegetables Meals for dogs. The company only sells its products online directly to consumers. The FDA is investigating six complaints of illness and a death in animals that have eaten these products. For more information, click here.
The FDA also says certain Raws for Paws ground turkey food should not be given to pets because it may be contaminated with Salmonella. The product sold online went to customers in Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota. The recall covers 5 pound and 1 pound ground turkey pet food in sealed plastic tubes, known as chubs. From the FDA website:
The chubs are packaged into regular Turkey Pet Food cases and Pet Food Combo Pack cases, which contain a variety of pet food products. The products in question have case codes of 9900008, 9900009, 9900014, and 9900015. The manufacture date of Turkey Pet Food cases is 10/12/2017, and the manufacture dates of Combo Pack cases are between 10/12/2017 and 2/2/2018.
Redbarn Pet Products is voluntarily recalling its 7-inch Bully Stick three pack because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. The products were sold at specialty retail stores. From the FDA website:
Affected product comes in a 2.4 ounce, green plastic bag marked with an expiration date of 112120ABC stamped on the side. The product UPC is #7 85184 25105 8.
Smokehouse Pet Products, Inc. is recalling four ounce bags of dog treats labeled as “Beefy Munchies,” because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. No illnesses have been reported in connection with these products:
“Beefy Munchies” was distributed in Washington, Michigan, North Carolina and Colorado through distributors selling to various retailers. The product comes in a 4-oz bags marked with UPC 78565857957 and lot 449294 and with a best used by date of 10/25/19 stamped on the back.
For more information on all the recent pet food recalls, click here.