Eight In One, a division of United Pet Group, Inc., announced a voluntary recall across Canada of all lots of Dingo Chick?N Jerky Treats for Dogs, Cats and Ferrets.
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) was notified of this voluntary recall by United Pet Group Inc., Cincinnati, Ohio.
In Canada, the affected products were sold at various retailers.
According to the notification, the jerky treats have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, which can cause serious infections in dogs and cats.
Common symptoms of Salmonella infection are nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain and diarrhea, although more serious consequences are possible, especially in young children, in the elderly, and in people with weakened immune systems.
People may risk bacterial infection by handling the treats directly or by contact with pets who have used the treats. Anyone who may have handled the treats should wash their hands with warm water and soap. Consumers should dispose of these treats in the trash.
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Sub-editorPet :: Dingo Chick’N Jerky Treats for Dogs, Cats and Ferrets may contain Salmonella
by Sub-editor ( Author at Spirit India )
Posted on April 4th, 2007 at 7:13 am.
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