May 29, 2014 – Los Angeles, CA. — Pet Center, Inc. has issued a voluntary recall of the 3 oz bags of their Lamb Crunchys dehydrated dog treats due to a possible Salmonella contamination.
Products subject to being recalled by Pet Center, Inc. can be identified by:
Salmonella was detected by the State of Colorado, Department of Agriculture in a random sample. Salmonella presents a risk to both the pets eating the tainted product as well as the person handling it.
Pets or people infected with Salmonella may present these symptoms:
In rare cases, Salmonella can result in more serious complications in people, such as:
If you or your pet presents any of these symptoms, contact a doctor (or vet) immediately.
As of now, no sickness has been reported, and the low distribution of this tainted batch (only found in CA, WI, CO, and WA) meaning that this recall has a limited pocket of risk. However, if you have any of the products in question, handle them with caution.
WHAT SHOULD I DO?
Return any unused product to the store in which it was purchased for a full refund (as per the instructions of Pet Center, Inc.)
Keep an eye out for symptoms of Salmonella (in you and your pet)
Contact Pet Center, Inc. with any additional questions at (800) 390-0575
Pets that enjoy Lamb Crunchys may also like:
- Evanger’s Freeze Dried Wild Salmon Treat
DON’T MISS ANY RECALLS