BREAKING NEWS: Major Pet Food Brand Recalls Food Due To Salmonella
Carnivore Meat Company of Green Bay, WI is voluntarily recalling two lot of its Vital Essentials freeze-dried dog foods due to possible salmonella contamination.
This is a voluntary recall after one of the batches came back positive for salmonella in a test performed by the FDA. No pet illnesses have been reported at this time.
What Is Recalled?
Vital Essentials Freeze-Dried Beef Toppers
6 oounce (170 g) package size
Best by date: 06/04/2019 or 06/20/2019
Lot #: 13815
Product UPC: 033211006059
Vital Essentials Frozen Beef Chub Entrée for Dogs
5 pound (2.27 kg) package size
Best by date: 12/27/18
Lot #: 13816
Product UPC: 033211008817
Symptoms Of Salmonella In Pets
– diarrhea or bloody diarrhea
– decreased appetite
– abdominal pain
Pets that are infected can be carriers and pass it on to other animals and humans. If you have fed any of the recalled product and your pet is showing any of the above symptoms, call your vet immediately.
What To Do
If you have purchased this food and the lot number matches the recall, return the food to the store you purchased it at for a full refund.
You can contact the company directly at 920-370-6542.