- What to do if your dog’s food is recalled
- Recognizing Salmonella in Pets
- Learning about pet food recalls
- How to report a suspected problem with your dog’s food
2014 Dog Food Recalls
Dec. 26, 2014: Barkworthies recalls a lot of Barkworthies Chicken Vittles dog chews. Reason: possible Salmonella
Sept. 26, 2014: Bravo issues select recall of Bravo Turkey and Chicken pet foods for dogs and cats. Reason: possible Salmonella
Aug. 26, 2014: PEDIGREE® Adult Complete Nutrition. Reason: possible presence of a foreign material.
June 2, 2014: Hill’s Science Diet Adult Small & Toy Breed™ dry dog food. Reason: possible Salmonella
May 15, 2014: Bravo Pet Food dog and cat food. Reason: potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
February 5, 2014: Pro-Pet’s Hubbard Life dog food, QC Plus dog food. Reason: possible Salmonella
2013 Dog Food Recalls
Oct. 23, 2013: FDA issued update on chicken jerky illnesses
August 30, 2013: Nestlé Purina PetCare Company: Purina ONE beyOnd Our White Meat Chicken & Whole Barley Recipe Adult Dry Dog Food from a single production run. Reason: potential Salmonella.
August 14, 2013 – Procter & Gamble Company’s Eukanuba, Iams dog foods. Reason: potential Salmonella.
June 18, 2013 – Natura Pet Products: California Natural, Evo, Healthwise, Innova, Karma, Mother Nature. Reason: potential Salmonella.
April 19, 2013 – Natura Pet Products: California Natural, Evo, Healthwise, Innova, Karma. Reason: Potential Salmonella.
March 29, 2013: Natura Pet Products: California Natural, Evo, Healthwise, Innova, Karma. Reason: Potential Salmonella.
March 13, 2013: Bravo! Raw Food Diet Chicken Blend for Dogs and Cats, single batch of 2-pound tubes. Reason: possible Salmonella.
February 15, 2013: Nature’s Variety’s Instinct® Raw Organic Chicken Formula. Single batch. Reason: pieces of clear plastic may be found in some bags and could cause a potential choking risk to pets.
Jan. 9, 2013: Waggin’ Train, Canyon Creek Ranch, Milo’s Kitchen. Reason: trace amounts of residual antibiotics had been found in several lots.
2012 Dog Food Recalls
October 13, 2012: Nature’s Recipe recalled a limited supply of Nature’s Recipe® Oven Baked Biscuits with Real Chicken. Reason: potential Salmonella.
Sept. 23, 2012: Boots & Barkley 6-count 5-inch Beef Bully Sticks. Reason: risk of Salmonella.
Sept. 12, 2012: AvoDerm recalled a single manufacturing batch of Breeder’s Choice AvoDerm Natural Lamb Meal & Brown Rice Adult Dog Formula due to possible contamination with Salmonella.
May 8, 2012: Solid Gold limited batch of WolfCub Large Breed Puppy Food and one batch of Solid Gold WolfKing Large Breed Adult Dog Food. Reason: potential Salmonella.
Aug. 25, 2012: Limited recall of Bil-Jac 6-pound Adult Select Formula Dog Food. Reason: High moisture content resulted in reports of mold in some bags.
July 13, 2012: Nature’s Variety Prairie Beef Meal & Barley Medley Kibble for Dogs. Reason: due to an off-odor smell that may develop over time.
June 30, 2012: Limited batch of PEDIGREE® weight management canned dog food. Reason: may contain small pieces of blue plastic, which entered the food during the production process.
May 5, 2012: Diamond Pet Foods recalled batches of these brands for potential Salmonella risk:
- Chicken Soup for the Pet Lover’s Soul
- Country Value
- Diamond Naturals
- Premium Edge
- Taste of the Wild
Feb. 2, 2012: Advanced Animal Nutritionvoluntary recall of its dry Dog Power Dog Food. Reason: aflatoxin levels that were detected above the acceptable limit.