Recall alerts

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March 8, 2018

Redbarn Pet Products of Long Beach, CA is expanding its recall to now include multiple brands of dog chews due to contamination with Salmonella.

To learn which products are affected, please visit the following link:

Redbarn Expands Recall to Include Multiple Brands of Dog Chews

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Mike Sagman, Editor
The Dog Food Advisor

March 6, 2018

A company called Raw Basics, LLC is recalling some of its Tucker’s Pork-Bison Formula raw frozen dog food because of concerns about (you guessed it …) salmonella contamination. Salmonella is no joke — it’s potentially deadly.

Here’s the link on our website:

March 3, 2018

Steve’s Real Food is recalling some of its turkey dog food because of concerns about possible salmonella contamination. No pets (or people) have been reported sick, thankfully. The dog food was distributed to more than 20 states, so please read the full info on our website now:

March 1, 2018

New cat food recall: Blue Ridge Beef is recalling a single lot of its Kitten Grind chubs over potential salmonella and listeria contamination that may have killed the 2 kittens. Full info on our website:

February 24, 2018

1. Vital Essentials:

2. Northwest Naturals:

3. TruDog:

Please click the links above for full details about these recalls, which involve only specific products and lot codes.

And if this seems like a busy time for pet food recalls right now — well, it is! We have had 12 different brands announce a recall in little more than a month’s time, which is an unusually high number of recalls.


February 20, 2018

The U.S. FDA has announced Smokehouse Pet Products of Sun Valley, CA, is expanding its recall of its “Beefy Munchies” and “Beefy Bites” dog treats due to contamination with Salmonella bacteria.

To learn which products are affected, please visit the following link:FDA Expands Nationwide Beefy Munchies Dog Treats Recall


February 10, 2018

Redbarns Natural has announced its 1st ever recall — certain packages of its 7 Inch Bully Sticks dog chews. The reason is a familiar one: the possible salmonella contamination.

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February 9, 2018

1. Raws for Paws – ground turkey (dogs and cats)

2. Beef Munchies treats (dogs)

Click the links to get the full details of these recalls.

The J.M. Smucker Company has announced a voluntary withdrawal of various flavors of both Gravy Train and Kibbles ‘N Bits canned dog foods. This news follows independent testing earlier this month that reportedly turned up traces of pentobarbital — often used as a euthanasia drug — in samples of Gravy Train. Pentobarbital can be deadly when consumed by dogs or cats.

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