BREAKING! Lamb Dog Treats Recall!FamilyPet
Pet Center, Inc., a Los Angeles-based pet-treat manufacturer has issued a voluntary recall of specific lamb-based dog treats due to potential contamination with Salmonella.
These treats are included in the dog treat recall:
Lamb Crunchy’s Dog Treats (Made in the USA)
Lot Code: LAM-003
Date Code: 122015
According to FDA this product was distributed to retailers including Gelson’s Market, General Pet, Nor-Sky Pet Supply and Independent Pet. Consumers in the California, Wisconsin, Colorado and Washington states should be especially aware.
Pets with Salmonella infections may show lethargy, have symptoms of diarrhea, fever, and vomiting. There is also a risk of blood in the excretions. Some other symptoms might include decreased appetite and abdominal pain. If your pet has consumed the recalled product please contact your veterinarian immediately.
Please note that there is a risk to humans of cross-contamination when handling the products and pets that are infected. Thoroughly wash your hands after handling any dog treats as a common practice.
If you have purchased this product please return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Pet Center, Inc. customer representatives are available to answer questions at 1-800-390-0575 Monday-Friday from 7:30am-4:00PM PST.
-The Associated Press
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