What To Do If Your Dog’s Food is Recalled


The last few days, we’ve been reporting on numerous dog food recalls. They’re all related to Salmonella, a nasty bacteria that makes both pets and people ill. Over a dozen people have been made ill from handling the food and five have been hospitalized, underscoring the importance of handling potentially contaminated food with care. Today […]

Solid Gold Announces Voluntary Recall


Solid Gold has announced a voluntary recall that includes one batch of WolfCub Large Breed Puppy Food and one batch of Solid Gold WolfKing Large Breed Adult Dog Food after being notified by Diamond Pet Foods regarding the presence of Salmonella in Diamond’s Gaston, South Carolina facility. The foods were distributed in the United States […]

Apex Pet Foods Issues Recall

We’ve received word of another dog food recall, this one for a holistic brand, Apex. Apex Pet Foods has issued a voluntary recall of all dry dog food formulas manufactured on January 24, 2012. Although there have been no animal or human illnesses related to Apex Dog Food and the product has not tested positive […]

Update on Dog Food Recalls

This weekend has been a busy one for dog food recalls as the Diamond Pet Foods recalls have expanded. Yesterday it was reported that 14 people have been made sick by Salmonella in dog foods (five of them requiring hospitalization); the CDC is investigating the multi-state outbreak. So which foods are impacted by the recall? […]

Diamond Pet Foods Expands Recall to Puppy Food


Last week we told you about the Diamond Pet Foods voluntary recall of a limited run of Chicken Soup for the Pet Lover’s Soul Adult Light Formula dry dog food. We’ve just received word that they’ve expanded the recall to include Diamond Puppy Formula dry dog food because a sampling revealed Salmonella in the product. […]

Recall: Dog Power Dog Food

We reported on this dog food recall a while back but there has been a recent update in the lot numbers. The new lot numbers that are impacted by the recall are given below: Advanced Animal Nutrition today announced a voluntary recall of its dry Dog Power Dog Food due to aflatoxin levels that were […]

Recall: Cargill’s River Run & Marksman Dry Foods


We’ve just received word of a voluntary recall of two regional dog foods from Cargill Animal Nutrition:  River Run and Marksman. These foods have been recalled due to aflatoxin levels above the acceptable limit. The affected products were manufactured at Cargill’s Lecompte, Louisiana, facility between Dec. 1, 2010, and Dec. 1, 2011. No illnesses have […]

Limited Recall: 1 Lot of Iams ProActive Health Smart Puppy Original Dry Food


We’ve received word of a limited recall of one lot of Iams ProActive Health Smart Puppy Original dry food. The food, which was sold on the East Coast, has already been pulled from shelves. The food is being recalled because it was above the acceptable limit for aflatoxin. Iams has not received any reports of […]

Recall: Merrick Doggie Wishbone (Limited Recall)


There’s a new recall out this morning that we just received word of and wanted to pass along to all our readers. It’s a very limited recall, impacting just a single lot. Merrick Pet Care, Inc. of Amarillo, Texas is recalling a single lot of its Doggie Wishbone pet treat. The recalled treats are ITEM […]

Bravo! Pig Ears Chews Recalled


Bravo! Pig Ears Chews are being voluntarily recalled because of a potential  Salmonella risk. Only Bravo! 50-count bulk Oven roasted Pig Ears Product Code: 75-121 Lot # 12-06-10 are included in this recall. The company has received no reports of illness in either people or animals associated with the product. This product was distributed to […]